We should not even be in that kind of scenario. And if Congress -- and in particular, the House Republicans -- are not willing to make sure that we avoid default, then I think it’s fair to say that they would have to take responsibility for whatever problems arise in those payments. Because, let me repeat, I’m not interested in finger-pointing and I’m not interested in blame, but I just want the facts to speak for themselves.Remarks by President Obama - July 22, 2011"
Monday, July 25, 2011
Summary: "I don't want to point fingers, but it's their fault. Them, over there. Not me. Them. Right there. Those people. But I'm not placing blame."