The Tangled Webs We Weave

Quick! Someone Alert the Misinformation Hotline!

From the Washington Post:

At the town hall in Portsmouth, N.H., Obama said, “We have the AARP onboard because they know this is a good deal for our seniors.” He added, “AARP would not be endorsing a bill if it was undermining Medicare.”

But Tom Nelson, AARP’s chief operating officer, said, “Indications that we have endorsed any of the major health care reform bills currently under consideration in Congress are inaccurate.”

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Shelia Jackson Lee:

“In Congress, we have to multi-task,” she explained.

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All In a Day’s Work…

Could you just carry me over to my desk?

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Or not.  

U.S. President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to Joe Medicine Crow – High Bird during a ceremony in the East Room at the White House in Washington, August 12, 2009. The medal is the country’s highest civilian honor.

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