The saga of the Janesville plant

The saga of the Janesville plant

By: John Hayward  
8/30/2012 08:19 AM


The astonishing power of vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan’s speech at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night can be measured by the shrill desperation of liberal “fact checkers” to claim that his performance was packed with “distortions.”  Needless to say, none of these people ever bothered to apply a fraction of the same penchant for hair-splitting accuracy to any of the deceptive speeches delivered by Barack Obama.  They’re happy to believe Obamacare doesn’t cut Medicare just because Obama really, really, really needs people to believe it, but now they’re parsing every period and hyphen in Ryan’s speech to claim he was misleading about some tiny detail.  Read More…