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March 10, 2010

White House Optics: Ronnie’s Got My Back

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In the midst of Obama’s insurance company-bashing road show, this shot from the most recent batch of White House Flickr stream photos offers Obama a.) further inoculating himself from the “liberal” tag and b.) demonstrating how he doesn’t re-ally hate corporations …given the heavy-handed Reagan cameo and Barack chumming it up with a couple of CEOs.

(photo: Pete Souza/White House. caption: President Barack Obama talks with Michael G. Morris, right, of American Electric Power Company, and David Cote, of Honeywell International Inc., in the Cross Hall of the White House, before a dinner with CEOs, Feb. 24, 2010.)

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