Obama, the "constitutional scholar," issued his most ominous statement yet.
US President Barack Obama on Monday challenged the "unelected" Supreme Court not to take the "extraordinary" and "unprecedented" step of overturning his landmark health reform law. --from yahoo news Combative Obama warns Supreme Court on health law.
Oh, but he was a bit less strident when he said the following, which contained the highlighted lie.
"Ultimately, I am confident that the Supreme Court will not take what would be an unprecedented, extraordinary step of overturning a law that was passed by a strong majority of a democratically elected Congress," Obama said.Had Mr. Obama said "...that was passed by a strong-armed majority..." it would have been the truth.