Obama: He'll be judged on performance not passion

President Barack Obama speaks to employees and guests at Cree, Inc., a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient LED lighting, in Durham, N.C., Monday, June 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

June 14, 2011 8:06:00 AM PDT
President Barack Obama says the notion that he's too calm or unemotional about people's economic hardship is "nonsense."