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Cutter: Okay Fine, We've Been Lying About Romney's Tax Plan

Carlos7 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 9:29 PM
Joe Biden wasn't the first Gaffe Machine a heartbeat away from the White House ... December 22, 1997 "2000 years ago, a homeless woman gave birth to a homeless child in a manger.” —Gore, misrepresenting the story of the birth of Jesus. According to Luke 2:1-17, Mary and Joseph were traveling to register with the Romans in Bethlehem; they were not homeless.

One of the strongest elements of Mitt Romney's spectacular debate performance was his decisive rejoinder to the president's oft-repeated allegation that the Republican plans to raise taxes on middle class families.  Obama said Romney has designs on an unpaid-for $5 trillion tax cut that would eventually necessitate higher tax bills for average Americans.  Romney flatly rejected the claim by calling it false, then explained what he actually has in mind.  But the president returned to the "$5 trillion" well on several subsequent occasions, prompting more rebuttals from his challenger.  FactCheck.org and CNN reviewed Obama's accusation, and found it wanting....