PolitiFact’s decision to wholesale discount a sizable portion of Feingold’s voting record may be a creative way to reach their preferred outcome, but it is at best an uninformed – and at worst dishonest – way to hold elected officials accountable.
Recently, Feingold attempted to bash Ron Johnson, saying he “hasn’t really tried” to reduce the national debt. Yet in the 90’s Feingold voted multiple times against an effort to amend the Constitution to require Congress to pass balanced budgets. During a press conference in November of 1992, then Senator-elect Feingold said, “The top of my […]
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