Whispers Quiz: Should Obama Stay Home Or Go On Vacation?

Whispers quiz hits on debate over Obama's Christmas plans.

By + More

President Obama's vacations have sometimes come under fire, none more than his planned 17-day Hawaii trip around the Christmas holidays. He has decided to stay home, though, to push for passage of extended unemployment benefits and continuation of the payroll tax cut. "I would not ask anybody to do something I'm not willing to do myself," Obama said today. "We are going to stay here as long as it takes to make sure that the American people's taxes don't go up on January 1st, and to make sure that folks who desperately need unemployment insurance get that help."

[Check out our editorial cartoons on President Obama.]

What do you think?

This poll is now closed, but the debate continues in the comments section.

Whispers Quiz: Should the president go on vacation or stay home and work with Congress?

View Results