President Obama is not only a liar, he is also a dedicated manipulator who plays on class, age, and race warfare. His latest: scaring seniors and dependents AGAIN regarding social security. This time, he is saying that debt deal that RAISES YOUR TAXES AND TAKES MORE MONEY OUT OF YOUR POCKET is not passed and the GOP House roll over and play dead, then maybe grandma won't get her ssi check. This is patently false. Here is the text and there is a video of the President saying this lie:
President Obama on Tuesday said he cannot guarantee that retirees will receive their Social Security checks August 3 if Democrats and Republicans in Washington do not reach an agreement on reducing the deficit in the coming weeks.
"I cannot guarantee that those checks go out on August 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. Because there may simply not be the money in the coffers to do it," Mr. Obama said in an interview with CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley, according to excerpts released by CBS News.
Lots of people are refuting Obama's lie and threat:
Pathetic. This is what it has come to. He truly is a thug in chief. Here is what he is doing: