Rep.Steve King,R-Iowa speaking on a radio program ripped into President Barack Obama for sending his daughters Sasha and Malia on a vacation while the federal government is being squeezed by  the so-called sequester. Rep. King is  referring to the vacation in the Bahamas that First Lady Michelle Obama is on with her two daughters. "It's hard to stomach, when we're tightening our belts" King added last year the president sent his daughters to Mexico,now it must be pointed out The Obamas pay for family vacations themselves,but critics complain that those costs due not include secret service protection for the first family. King who is mulling over  a Senate bid in 2014 has been an outspoken critic of President Obama  for years.