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Cheney claim on Obama earns Pants on Fire

By Bill Adair
Published on Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 at 12:23 p.m.

In his latest attack on President Barack Obama, former Vice President Dick Cheney seized on the attempted bombing of a Detroit-bound jetliner to suggest that Obama is weak on terrorism.

He said Obama "doesn't ... want to admit we're at war" with terrorist organizations. We checked Obama's statements and found he has said that many times .

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Names in this article: Dick Cheney, Barack Obama

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