PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- President Barack Obama says it's "not a big deal" that Rhode Island Democratic candidate for governor Frank Caprio said he could "shove it" for not endorsing him.
Obama said during an interview with American Urban Radio Networks on Tuesday he understood Caprio was upset he hadn't endorsed him. But he said in politics you can't worry about what other people are saying about you "as long as you know you're focused on what's right for people."
Caprio told a radio station on Monday that Obama could "take his endorsement and really shove it" after learning the president wouldn't endorse anyone in the race.
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