Rob Cornilles: Says Suzanne Bonamici "supports the $500 billion cut to Medicare passed last year."
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Another look at a favorite Republican talking point
Sometimes talking points are just so good that no matter how many times we point out they’re wrong, politicians keep using them again and again and again, broken-record style. Case in point: The Republican bit that some Democrat or another voted to cut a whopping $500 billion from Medicare by supporting President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Just how pervasive is this claim? Well, PolitiFact Oregon addressed it more than a year ago when Scott Bruun tried to use it against Rep. Kurt Schrader and called the claim Mostly False. ... >> More
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Posted on Nov. 14, 2011
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