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Obama In '06: "The Easiest Thing In The World" Is To Criticize Oil Companies

Sometimes, once you're president, politics means doing the easy thing. The Republican National Committee is sending out this video in response to Obama's energy speech today. Going after the oil companies "may be sufficient to get us through this election, but after the election, people then are going to say, 'OK smart guy, what are we going to do about energy?'"

Posted on March 1, 2012, at 2:36 p.m. ET

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