September 10, 2009

Who better for Bill O'Reilly to get a "fair and balanced" opinion from following President Obama's speech to Congress than serial liar Karl Rove? Media Matters has the run down on this one.

Rove advances "glaring misstatements" and "distortions" in criticizing Obama speech:

Purporting to examine President Obama's health care speech, Karl Rove claimed that while discussing "the so-called lies and misstatements about his proposal," Obama "made a series of very glaring misstatements or distortions." In fact, it was Rove who was advancing falsehoods and distortions.


Rove distorts "what people were concerned about" regarding "panels to kill off senior citizens".


Contradicting CBO, Rove suggests "most companies" will "dump the coverage" under House bill.


Rove distorts Obama statement to claim he is "not shooting straight" on deficit.

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