We bring you a round-up of fact-checking, cowpie-destroying facts about Obama’s supposed stingy stint as prez.
Veronique de Rugy at The Corner kills ‘em with facts.
Glenn Kessler at the Washington Post awards 3 Pinocchios (not good.)
There are many more. And they’re only doing what Obama’s press flack, Jay Carney asked of them:
“I simply make the point, as an editor might say, to check it out; do not buy into the BS that you hear about spending and fiscal constraint with regard to this administration. I think doing so is a sign of sloth and laziness.”
Poor Carney. He probably didn’t have time to check things about before asking the press to check things out.
So here is a quick visual cheat sheet, created by Political Math at HotAir