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....
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Ya, Aura, we all saw how well obama did with the 3:00 AM phone call. He went to a campaign party instead of dealing with a botched gun recovery effort in the Middle east. Nice job there. Why can't you guys defend this idiot. All you can do is throw spit balls at Romeny. Does he really scare you that much? That hes right? If he's such an idiot, why do you care?
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