CBS’s Bob Schieffer slams White House PR staff

The veteran newsman compares Obama’s image-conscious staff to the people who advised FEMA ex-chief Michael Brown during Hurricane Katrina. Yikes!

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The host of “Face the Nation” said:

Here’s a free tip for the president’s aides: How people regard the president will depend on how this crisis comes out. Good policy always trumps bad public relations, and the best PR can’t trump bad policies.

Schieffer compared Obama’s message-makers to those of Michael Brown, FEMA’s former chief, who bumbled his way through Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath.

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