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President Obama's Controversial AG Comment

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A comment from President Obama about California's Attorney General is making headlines.

The President spoke about Kamala Harris during a speech at a Democratic National Committee fundraising lunch.

He said "She's brilliant and she's dedicated, she's tough.  She also happens to be, by far, the best looking attorney general. It's true! c'mon."
   
Members from both liberal and conservative parties took to Twitter, blasting Obama.  They called the comments "unsettling," "disgraceful" and "disrespectful."

48-year-old Harris has served as California's Attorney General since 2011.

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