A war of words…

The battle continues over he said/he said as Obama accuses Pollster Neil Newhouse of declaring that the Romney campaign “will not let the truth get in the way.”

According to The Weekly Standard:

What Obama said Newhouse said:  “Sometimes they just make things up. But they’ve got a bunch of folks who can write $10 million checks, and they’ll just keep on running them,” [Obama] said. “I mean, somebody was challenging one of their ads — they made it up — about work and welfare. And every outlet said this is just not true. And they were asked about it and they said — one of their campaign people said, ‘We won’t have the fact-checkers dictate our campaign. We will not let the truth get in the way.’”

What Neil Newhouse actually said: “These fact-checkers come to those ads with their own sets of thoughts and beliefs. We’re not going to let our campaign be dictated by fact-checkers.”

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