Obama says GOP just gets in his way

He cites party for stalling middle class

Posted: June 28, 2014 at 3:21 a.m.

President Barack Obama gives an economic policy speech at the Lake Harriet Bandshell, Friday, June 27, 2014, in Minneapolis for the first in a series of Day-in-the-Life visits that he plans to make across the country this summer. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS -- Blasting the GOP as wilfully indifferent to American struggles, President Barack Obama issued a rebuke Friday to Republican attempts to thwart his economic agenda, offering a stark contrast that Democrats hope will yield electoral success in November.

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