Because he hasn’t figured out how to apologize for it?
April 9, 2009
[President] Obama was asked to comment on the situation several times by reporters at a White House event on refinancing for homeowners. Obama, however, stuck closely to the script [LP: teleprompter?] and replied that he wanted to remain focused on housing.
I guess it is no longer “part of the president’s job to deal with more than one thing at once.” Perhaps the poor dear is overwhelmed again.