President Obama addressed House Democrats on Thursday and, for a very brief moment, appeared to take “some” responsibility for his party’s losses during the 2014 elections. The Washington Post,
The president used his brief remarks to revive the spirits of House Democrats, who saw their numbers drop to a historic 188-member low after the midterm elections.
“It is our obligation to make sure that we are crystal clear about what we stand for and who we are fighting for,” he told them. “We were all disappointed with the outcome with the last election, and there are a lot of reasons for it and I’m happy to take on some of the blame.”