“Now Obama wants more spending and taxes.”

Claim: “Now Obama wants more spending and taxes.”

Ad(s):  Basketball (60 sec.)

Sponsor(s): Crossroads GPS

Air Dates: May 23 – Jun. 15, 2012

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim:  $276,292 ($1,381,463 Total)

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Factcheck.org Summary: Actually, this woman (who tells us she is still working) would have benefited from tax cuts sought and signed by Obama. If she’s making $50,000 a year, the most recent cuts in payroll taxes would have been worth $1,000 to her both last year and this year. And the president has also offered huge spending cuts in exchange for any future tax increase on top-bracket earners. Click here to read more

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