Real lie of the year

 

On the anniversary of the Newtown massacre, I found it appalling that your Dec. 13 front-page story, PolitiFact’s ‘Lie of Year’ award goes to Obama, included the assertion that President Obama’s promise of keeping healthcare was politics’ greatest fib of 2013.

Actually, that honor belongs to the lobbyist-driven politicians who smiled at cameras when explaining the illogical argument that revisionist interpretations of the constitutional rights to bear arms — maintain automatic weapons — outweighs the value of innocent lives.

Robert C. Meyer, Miami

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