‘The Factor’ Takes on Chris Hayes’ Claim That O’Reilly Benefited From Gov’t Aid
Bill O’Reilly tonight took on MSNBC “All In” host Chris Hayes’ remarks that O’Reilly benefited from government help because he grew up in Levittown, N.Y., which was a result of the federal housing policy.
O’Reilly countered Hayes’ statements. He said federal housing policy was providing GIs with low-cost mortgages after returning from World War II.
“They weren’t freebies,” O’Reilly said. “Our military people earned them because they sacrificed years of their lives where they weren’t making any money.”
O’Reilly’s father was a military officer who was able to get a low-cost mortgage in Levittown.
Martha MacCallum joined O’Reilly to discuss the remarks. Watch the full clip above.