This week’s ‘Alpha Jackass’ award

In analysis, news by Bruce Kaskubar0 Comments

from the Patriot Post… Barack Obama has taken to misquoting Republican House members on the student loan issue to distort and misrepresent their statements. Predictably, the Leftmedia are largely abetting his effort. Obama told a North Carolina crowd, “One Republican congresswoman … said she had ‘very little tolerance for people who tell me they graduate with debt because there’s no reason for that.’ I’m just quoting here, I’m just quoting.” Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC) actually said, “I have very little tolerance for people who tell me that they graduate with $200,000 of debt or even $80,000 of debt because there’s no reason for that” [emphasis added]. Law and medical students might quibble with that, but Obama completely changed her meaning. In Iowa, Obama railed, “You’ve got one member …