« President Obama to hit the links; Michelle Obama to hit the slopes | Main | California Rep. Matsui calls for investigation of Carnival Triumph incident »

February 15, 2013

"You didn't hear them say boo, who, woo"

Republicans weren't keen on birds when they ran the White House, according to Nancy Pelosi.

The House Democratic leader Friday took note of current Republican complaints that Democrats want to spend too much.

"So curious," the California Democrat told a news conference, "that in the eight years of the Bush administration, while the bulk of this deficit was being amassed, you didn't hear them say, boo, who, woo, any deficit hawk bird sound you can come up with."

Nope, she recalled, "It was an endangered species, the deficit hawk.


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference "You didn't hear them say boo, who, woo":


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.


"Planet Washington" covers politics and government. It is written by journalists in McClatchy's Washington Bureau.

Send a story suggestion or news tip.

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1 2 3 4
    5 6 7 8 9 10 11
    12 13 14 15 16 17 18
    19 20 21 22 23 24 25
    26 27 28 29 30 31