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Obama praised the 2009 budget when the Senate passed it!

By Noel Sheppard (Bio | Archive)
Thu, 01/28/2010 - 10:50 ET

CRITICAL UPDATE AT END OF POST: Obama praised the 2009 budget when the Senate passed it!


After President Obama told the nation during Wednesday's State of the Union address that he inherited the huge budget deficits befronting the country, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) turned to Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and said, "Blame it on Bush."

In reality, this was one of many Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) moments last night as the President once again played fast and loose with the facts in a nationally televised address.

Sadly, media are deeply at fault here, for if they wouldn't allow the White House to repeatedly blame the nation's current fiscal problems on the previous Administration, Obama would be forced to be more truthful. As NewsBusters has regularly shown, America's so-called journalists have been aiding and abetti

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Added: Jan-28-2010 Occurred On: Jan-28-2010
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