Sept 19, 2010
On September 15, President Obama addressed the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute. At around 22:30, he incorporated part of the The Declaration of Independence, but removed any reference to the “Creator.”
Update: Here is a short version of the clip, with just the key minute:
And for those concerned with context, here is a complete version of the remarks:
After President Obama says “created equal..”, there is a long pause during which he scowls and blinks several times. For once, he may actually have opted to not read something that was on the teleprompter. It looks like he is disgusted and decided it would be better not to read what the preamble actually says.
President Obama, if our Creator is not the purveyor of our rights, then who is? The government?
This article was posted: Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 4:24 am