Originally Posted by Taco John
Reading is fundamental:
The White House refused to answer questions regarding President Barack Obama’s stance on the George Zimmerman trial on Thursday in an unexpected move to distance itself from Obama’s previous comments.
“[Obama's] comments are what they were, but we’re not going to say anything from here,” press secretary Jay Carney said.
Not seeing distancing. I see the word "distance" because that's what the writer used. I just don't see any actual distancing. But this is really important, so I hope this distancing issue gets resolved.