by RACHELLE YOUNGLAI (Reuters)
President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a privately owned Chinese company from building wind turbines close to a Navy military site in Oregon due to national security concerns.
The rare presidential order to block the project comes as Obama campaigns for a second term against Republican Mitt Romney, who has accused him of being soft on China. [MORE]
[Here's how cynical I've become: I've completed this narrative in my head by assuming that Obama may very well have done this by political reasons, and by also assuming that the RW Pundit Machine will find every possible way to criticize something they would have applauded a Republican president for doing... -MC]
Via Michael Charney