You know, it’s almost as if he believes his own lies.
President Obama on Friday kept up the pressure on Republicans to agree to revenue increases in a deal to raise the debt ceiling, claiming 80 percent of the public supports Democrats’ demand for tax increases.
“The American people are sold,” he said. “The problem is members of Congress are dug in ideologically.”
Obama said 80 percent of Americans are on his side in the debate over what to include in the debt package.