O'Reilly: Obama Really Believes He's 'Doing a Good Job'

Tuesday, 04 Feb 2014 11:12 AM

By Wanda Carruthers

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Fox News talk show host Bill O'Reilly says the takeaway from his interview Sunday with President Barack Obama is that the president thinks he's doing a good job, and questions about Obamacare, the IRS controversy, and the Benghazi attack are an "annoyance" to him.

"He sees himself as doing a good job for the country. His vision is good. It will all work out. People will appreciate him down the line," O'Reilly said Tuesday on "Fox & Friends."

"It's an annoyance to him that I ask him questions, and that Fox News concentrates on these stories, because he himself doesn't believe they're important," he added.

Story continues below video.



O'Reilly described the president as "very self-assured" and said he continues his agenda despite polling that shows waning public support for his policies.

"He is a true believer in his policies. And, even though the country is now, according to the polling, turned against his policies, at least temporarily, he's staying the course," the Fox commentator said.

During the Super Bowl pregame interview Sunday, O'Reilly questioned Obama about the increase in Social Security disability enrollments and claimed it indicates the president is actually supporting a big government "nanny state."

Obama countered, saying it isn't true, as Republicans say, that his administration has "massively expanded the welfare state."

"He doesn't see this stuff as a welfare state. He sees it as necessary," O'Reilly said on "Fox & Friends."

During the interview, which aired in two parts, Obama repeatedly blamed Fox News for misrepresenting and misleading its viewers about issues and controversies confronting his presidency.

During the second part of the interview, which aired Monday on "The O'Reilly Factor," Obama was asked by O'Reilly if he thought the questioning had been unfair.

"Absolutely. Of course," the president responded.

Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Sen. McCain Frustrated by Congress' Inability to Solve Any Crisis

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 11:29 AM

When Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., joined Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent, in crafting a bill to restructure th . . .

Sen. Menendez: No Arms to Iraq Unless Congress Gets Info

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 11:14 AM

A Democratic senator says he'll block arms sales to Iraq if Congress doesn't get an assessment of Iraqi forces.Sen. Bob  . . .

Karl Rove Hails McConnell's Campaign as Lesson to GOP

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 10:00 AM

Republican strategist Karl Rove praised Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell as an example of how vulnerable GOP candi . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved