Obama says media response to Iraq remarks overblown

Saturday, July 5, 2008 | 2:47 p.m. CDT; updated 7:01 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

ST. LOUIS — Barack Obama said Saturday that he was surprised at how the media has “finely calibrated” his recent words on Iraq, and denied that he intends to do anything but end the war if he is elected.