You're totally delusional. Bush gave about 12 press conferences in 8 years.Mike McCurry, press secretary to President Bill Clinton said,This White House gets away with stuff I would never have dreamed of doing."
ABC News White House reporter Ann Compton said,The way the presidents availability to the press has shrunk in the last two years is a disgrace. The presidents day-to-day policy development is almost totally opaque to the reporters trying to do a responsible job of covering it. This is different from every president I covered. This White House goes to extreme lengths to keep the press away.
Think how we feel, Ms. Compton. We're more left out than the press who have always asked the tough questions and got answers from the president.
Bob Woodward said last night the American people are wondering what the hell is going on.
With all due respect, a lot of us were wondering that a long time ago, Mr. Woodward.
President Obama is talking to the people every day.