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Posted by on Aug 18, 2010 in Politics | 0 comments

GOPer and 9/11 Widower Ted Olson Says Obama Did Right Thing On Mosque Near Ground Zero (UPDATED)

Republican Ted Olson, the former Bush administration Solicitor General Ted Olson whose wife Barbara died on the hijacked airplane that crashed into the Pentagon on 9/11, says President Barack Obama did the right thing in defending plans to build a mosque two blocks away from Ground Zero:

Once again: this points out the difference between those participating in what I call the talk radio political culture and those who analyze issues without the polemics. Consider him the polar opposite of Newt Gingrich.

UPDATE: MSNBC’s resident former Republican House member Joe Scarborough also blasts Gingrich: