“…Yes, one of the more depressing parts of the job of being a political reporter is watching an audience fully absorb a blatant and knowing lie.
Which is, of course, what this is.
Countless factcheckers—here is one of many—have unequivocally rejected the assertion that Obama has ended the work requirement.
His administration has instead granted more leeway to states, including several with Republican governors, to explore new ways to get people onto welfare into jobs -
- with the proviso that their new approaches must increase the share of recipients with jobs.
But this has not stopped Romney (the son of a pro-safety net former HUD secretary!) – or Paul Ryan -
- who is also using the line on the trail…”
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