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Sam Stein Discusses Obama Budget On 'Morning Joe' (VIDEO)

02/16/2011 10:49 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Will Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security be addressed in this year's budget? The Huffington Post's Sam Stein joined Donny Deutsch and MSNBC's "Morning Joe" panel to discuss the issue and how, from a PR perspective, President Obama is handling criticism of his budget.

Explaining Obama's comments that he was "glad Republicans had the courage to take on entitlement reform," Stein said: "No-one wants to put their neck out there and see it get chopped... They [Democrats] are not going to go into the 2012 elections with a Democratic president saying 'I want to reform Social Security,' It's just not going to happen."

Watch the full segment below.

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