I would hold the leaders for those agencies accountable. I don't believe the president is responsible for every single event that happens but when a agency screws up, he hold someone responsible accountable. The issue right now is that he has chosen cabinet members who are not up to the job.
Alberic, at what point does it become Barack's responsibility? The first four years of his Presidency got chalked up to being Bush's fault. Now it's four years later, and at what point does it become Baracks mistake?