Obama stretched the facts in his final SOTU on jobs, deficits, health care, military spending and carbon emissions.
President Obama’s final State of the Union Address came up short of the facts on several topics:
• He embellished his record on jobs, citing “more than 14 million new jobs,” without mentioning that’s only private sector jobs and only since the job losses hit bottom in February 2010.
• Obama similarly omitted part of his presidency in boasting of nearly 900,000 manufac [...]
President Barack Obama vigorously defends his legacy while striking an optimistic tone for America's future in his final State of the Union address. [...]