In response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union assertion that "we cut taxes," live bloggers for FoxNews.com and WashingtonTimes.com reacted with incredulity. However, Obama did cut taxes for most Americans: the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 included $288 billion in tax relief.For more information, visit Media Matters.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
Run: Facts! Conservative Bloggers Have a "Huh?" Moment When President Obama Proclaims He Cut Taxes
Media Matters has an entertaining post that examines the disbelief among conservative bloggers for Fox News and the Washington Times, who could not grip the fact that Obama has advocated and secured legislation lowering taxes: