PARKER: I think everybody’s disappointed with him for different reasons, and I would put myself more in this great big center, but slightly to the right of center. But I was a- I’m a big fan of Barack Obama as he came into office, and was not one of those Republicans who wanted him to do badly. I didn’t want him to fail.
KING: That was-
PARKER: I do think he made a big mistake, though, by tackling these massive policy overhauls, at a time when we were very vulnerable economically, and I think that’s obvious now. We’ve- you know, looking back, it’s pretty easy to see that he should have gone after the economy and jobs, rather than health care.