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“Pants On Fire” Lies From The Romney Campaign

A statement by a Facebook friend led me to participate in an unexpected debate. She had commented upon a “Pants on Fire” rating by PolitiFact which questioned the Romney campaign’s assertions that President Obama is ending the work requirement in welfare. She said, “This is a… LIE that the Romney campaign continues to perpetuate claiming […]

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Mitt Romney vs Fact-Checkers: The Welfare Law Dispute

I’ve been amazed at the brazen lies the Romney campaign has trotted out on a daily basis. Every night when I sit down to watch some television and unwind, I find myself staring at the screen with my jaw literally dropped open. Twenty years ago (hell, ten years ago) a politician who stood up and […]

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