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‘Privatizing’ Social Security?

In episode 25, we debunk President Obama’s claim that leading Republicans in Congress want to privatize Social Security. Plus, we look at dueling ads from the Pennsylvania Senate race, and we tackle claims related to the controversy over the Islamic center and mosque in New York.


For more on the stories discussed in this episode, see:

Obama’s (Latest) Social Security Whopper  Aug. 16

Toomey’s Stimulus Charge Doesn’t Add Up  Aug. 13

DSCC Wrong on Toomey’s Wall St. Experience  Aug. 17

Sliming Obama  Jan. 10, 2008

No Pentagon Mosque  Aug. 17