It’s been said that one should begin as one intends to go on. Based on this it would seem that the [P]resident intends to lie his way to re-election.
Energy: In his very first TV ad of the 2012 campaign, the president is feeding the public false information about America’s dependence on foreign fuels. His twisted statistics actually celebrate the Obama recession.
The Obama re-election campaign is already shaping up as the most deceitful in American electoral history. “For the first time in 13 years our dependence on foreign oil is below 50%,” the commercial declares, accompanied by goose-bumpy music.
Major economic downturns, in fact, unfailingly produce declines in oil imports. And so do higher gas prices — which went from an average of less than $2 a gallon at the time Obama took office to nearly $4 in the middle of last year and remain well above $3 today.
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I’d guess it won’t be long until they progress to lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Color me unsurprised.
With a record such as the SCoaMF’s, he sure as hell can’t run on his actual record.