Wasserman Schultz goes on the attack

"Are you kidding me?," Wasserman Schultz replied.


“Really Gretchen? How many times have you called out coarse language at tea party rallies? Almost never,” she said.


Conservatives are playing up Hoffa's remarks that he made in Detroit while introducing President Obama to the hilt, with the Drudge Report leading the way for conservative talk show hosts across the country.


Meanwhile, over on the more friendly confines of MSNBC, the DNC chair told Morning Joe viewers that she would like to see the President address issues that could help some of those unemployed construction workers here in Florida.


"An infrastructure proposal is going to be a key linchpin to any candidate for president...that's what I'm going to be looking for at least as a portion of President Obama's proposal. That's one of the quickest ways to get people back to work. And we've got hundreds of thousands of construction workers who are sitting on the sidelines. We've got roads and bridges that need repairs, and we've gotta make sure that we unclog the arteries of our traffic system..."


That will likely be the case. On Labor Day in Detroit, Obama said, ""We've got roads and bridges across this country that need to be rebuilt. We've got private companies with the equipment and manpower to do the building. We've got more than one million unemployed construction workers ready to get dirty right now."

South Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has a second job in addition to representing her constituents in her Miami-Dade and Broward Counties - that's being the attack dog for the Democratic party in her role as party chair.

So while the diminutive Representative was on the air Tuesday morning on all three cable networks ostensibly talking about what President Obama should discuss on Thursday night for his big economic address, the reality was she was on to trash Mitt Romney's economic speech that he's giving from Nevada later in the day.

But as might be expected, things got a little hot on the set of "Fox and Friends," though not about Romney, nor the president. No, it got tense when host Gretchen Carlson inquired about her thoughts on Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa’s call for workers to combat the tea party and “take these son-of-a-bitches out.”

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