Never think there is a left wing or right wing media. They're job is to stir the pot for the readers. But if the Associated Press puts it out on the wire than it must be true. Especially, when they print, "FACT CHECK".
Apr 29, 5:55 PM (ET)
By CALVIN WOODWARD
WASHINGTON (AP) - "That wasn't me," President Barack Obama said on his 100th day in office, disclaiming responsibility for the huge budget deficit waiting for him on Day One.
It actually was him - and the other Democrats controlling Congress the previous two years - who shaped a budget so out of balance.
And here we have proof in the pudding...
Apr 29, 9:19 PM (ET)
By ANDREW TAYLOR
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats in Congress capped President Barack Obama's 100th day in office by advancing a $3.4 trillion federal budget for next year - a third of it borrowed - that prevents Republicans from blocking his proposed trillion-dollar expansion of government-provided health care over the next decade.
Wednesday's House and Senate votes to adopt the nonbinding budget blueprint were only a first step toward Obama's goal of providing health care coverage for all Americans. The budget plan for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 sets the parameters for subsequent tax and spending bills expected to boost clean energy programs and student aid and extend many of former President George W. Bush's tax cuts.
And there you have it. The Associated Press in a nutshell.