White House

Why We Lied to Obama

We told him he could be popular. What we meant to say was he could be popular ... if he told the truth.

Outgoing Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Gary Gensler (L) watches as US President Barack Obama (C) nominates Timothy Massad (R) as chairman of the CFTC at the White House in Washington, DC, November 12, 2013.
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