Obama Insists He Doesn't "Think About Sarah Palin" In 2012

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In an interview with the White House, Barbara Walters asked President Obama the question on every media pundit’s mind: does he think he could beat Sarah Palin in 2012.The president told Walters, “I don’t think about Sarah Palin,” ABC News reports.

Obviously Sarah Palin has a strong base of support in the Republican Party and I respect those skills… But I spend most of my time right now on how I can be the best possible president. And my attitude has always been, from the day I started this job that if I do a good job and if I’m delivering for the American people the politics will take care of itself.

Uh huh.  The full interview, “A Barbara Walters Special: A Thanksgiving Visit with President and Mrs. Obama,” will air Friday, Nov. 26 at 10 p.m.


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