RNC Web Video Attacks Obama on Gas Taxes

The Republican National Committee (RNC) released a web video today attacking Barack ObamaBarack ObamaTrump campaign encouraging surrogates to double down on ballot fraud Trump uses out-of-context line to hit Michelle Obama Small donors aren’t revolutionizing Congress. At least not yet. MORE for opposing a temporary repeal of the gas tax.

Obama opposes the proposal, forwarded by John McCainJohn McCainHigh anxiety for GOP Trump: 'Very disappointed' GOP senator dropped support GOP senator: I'd consider Clinton Supreme Court pick MORE and supported by Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonPoll: GOP has edge for open Wis. House seat Amazon's virtual assistant gets election fact-check feature Biden blasts Trump: I wish 'I could take him behind the gym' MORE, as a "gimmick."

"People are more concerned about looking good for the cameras and for politics than they are at actually solving problems," Obama reportedly said today, questioning the value of temporarily lifting the tax.

The RNC says this stance is hypocritical. In the new web video, entitled "Barack Obama's Gas Tax Hypocrisy," a narrator says Obama voted for gas tax relief as an Illinois state senator. The ad questions Obama's understanding of Americans' economic needs and says he is not ready to be president.