Fox' Carlson repeats falsehood that "40 percent of the country does not pay any taxes," gets corrected by guest Video ››› August 3, 2009 2:19 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the August 3 edition of Fox News' Fox & Friends: Loading the player reg... Previously: Fox News' Carlson falsely asserted "roughly 40 percent" of Obama's tax plan "is a handout to people who do not pay taxes" White House's Bernstein corrects "factually incorrect" claim by Fox News host about those "who don't really pay any federal taxes" Hannity ignored payroll taxes to claim nearly 50% don't pay taxes Lou Dobbs falsely claimed 40 percent of working Americans "don't pay taxes" Short Link copy link Posted In Economy, Taxes Network/Outlet Fox News Channel Person Gretchen Carlson Show/Publication FOX & Friends We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.