Piers Morgan (Yes THAT Piers Morgan) Slams Obama for Poor Leadership During Ukraine Plane Crash
Posted: July 18, 2014
President Barack Obama addressed the downing of a Malaysian Airlines jet prior to a planned speech in Delaware, and his 40 seconds of remarks is tragic.
The Boeing 777 passenger plane with 295 people on board (awful!) went down while flying over Ukraine, near the Russian border.
Obama was in Wilmington to speak on infrastructure – after a photo op at a burger joint – and just started the conversation about the flight. (It was hardly a Reagan-esque moment.)
Here is the transcript:
Obviously, the world is watching reports of a downed passenger jet near the Ukraine border. And it looks like it may be a terrible tragedy.
Right now, we’re working to determine whether there were American citizens on board. That is our first priority. And I directed my national security team to stay in close contact with the Ukrainian government. The United States will offer any assistance we can to help determine what happened and why. And as a country, our thoughts and prayers are with all the families of the passengers, wherever they call home.
The weak comments from a President known for his oratory skills were such a flop, that even former CNN host Piers Morgan, a far-left activist from England, had this to say:
The Blaze‘s Dana Loesch responded:
When Barack Obama has lost Piers Morgan, then you KNOW he is in serious trouble.
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