Responding to the story on Monday in Chicago, Obama said he took political contributions from Rezko not knowing he was a slumlord with troubled buildings in his district.
Tuesday in Washington, Obama was asked about a "crisis of affordable housing here in the United States" by an audience member during a presidential forum sponsored by the National Jewish Democratic Council.
Obama said as part of his reply, "I have experience in this area, having worked at the community level."
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Obama and Rezko (again)
The Sun Times following up on the Obama-Rezko saga. Maybe we have to know Chicago our politics to understand how ridiculous Obama sounds here.