Obama Takes On Navy SEALS: ‘I Don’t Take These Folks Too Seriously’
President Obama said Monday that he isn’t too worried about two groups of military veterans running campaign ads against him.
Last week, two groups — Special Operations Speaks and Special Operations OPSEC Education Fund – formed to criticize Obama on national security policy, the Osama bin Laden raid and intelligence leaks.
“I don’t take these folks too seriously. One of their members is a birther who denies I was born here, despite evidence to the contrary,” Obama told The Virginian-Pilot.
“You’ve got another who was a tea party candidate in a recent election.”
“This kind of stuff springs up before election time,” Obama said.