“I’m not going to rest or be satisfied until the leak is stopped at the source, the oil in the Gulf is contained and cleaned up, and the people in the Gulf are able to go back to their lives and their livelihoods.” -- President Obama
Well, at least no resting except for this third vacation since the BP hit the fan. The relevant link and first two paragraphs about the most absentee president in modern times.
WASHINGTON -- The first family's summer vacation plans will include a trip to Maine.
The White House says the Obamas will travel next Friday to Mount Desert Island, which is home to Acadia National Park. There will be no public events for the president during the three-day trip.
-- Mark L. Chance.