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on September 13, 2018 in World News

AP Fact Checks Obama: He ‘Doesn’t Always Tell A Straight Story’

Grab the smelling salts! ByEmily Zanotti @emzanotti In what can only be truthfully described as a “shocking development,” the Associated Press has issued a fact check on former President Barack Obama’s claim that he “never threatened to shut” down media outlets or “call them enemies of the people.” The AP concludes — shockingly — that Barack Obama “doesn’t always tell the straight story.” The fact check specifically concerns comments Obama made while accepting an award in his home state of Illinois last week, where the former President compared his treatment of press outlets he didn’t quite care for, like...

Grab the smelling salts! ByEmily Zanotti @emzanotti In what can only be truthfully described as a “shocking development,” the Associated Press has issued a fact check on former President Barack Obama’s claim that he “never threatened to shut” down...

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