Former White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs is one of President Barack Obama's most trusted advisers. Gibbs is now out of the White House and is working in the private sector in addition to helping out with the Obama campaign.
He is in Tampa Bay right now serving as a one man response team for the Democrats in the heart of GOP country. We talked to Gibbs live on NBC12 First at 4.Among other things, Gibbs defended the president's decision to campaign during the Republican National Convention, which is not customary. He also responded to heat that he has taken from the Romney campaign after comments he made this morning on Chuck Todd's MSNBC show 'The Daily Rundown".
The full interview can be seen below: