The President can’t keep his figures straight. And most people are getting less than he implies.
Money for veterans goes up faster under Bush than under Clinton, yet Kerry accuses Bush of an unpatriotic breach of faith.
Internet attack ad says Kerry got most “special interest money” of any senator. He didn’t. And Bush got lots more.
Newly released records reflect payments and credits for Air National Guard service meeting minimum requirements, despite a six-month gap.
The President wrongly claimed he cut the growth of discretionary spending. Reality: the growth rate multiplied.
The General says he can’t understand why they voted for Bush tax cuts. Well, they didn’t.
Where are all the nasty, personal, negative TV spots?
John Kerry is fond of saying “I led the fight” on a lot of things. But reporters who cover Congress often gave others credit for the leading roles in some of those fights — with scant mention of Kerry.
The President holds out the prospect of major cost savings if Congress will pass a law limiting what injured patients can collect in lawsuits. But both the General Accounting Office and the Congressional Budget Office suggest savings – if any – would be relatively small.
Michael Moore, the populist author and movie and TV producer, called Bush a “deserter.” The fact is Bush was honorably discharged without ever being officially accused of desertion or being away without official leave.