Desiree Rogers has become a lightning rod for criticism, not only from the right wing – but also from some in the press corps. There seems to be a bit of a resentment of Desiree, and feeling that she has pushed herself into far too prominent a role –
Here is an interview with Desiree back in Frebruary by CNN’s Lola Ogunnaike –
Now, I think Ryan really overstepped her bounds, and appears to have a personal dislike of Rogers which is interfering with objectivity. Republicans see the issue as another opportunity to eliminate yet another member of President Obama’s staff, and another member of the Obama “inner circle”.