MSNBC'S Maddow calls out Bachmann's false facts
Yesterday we mentioned Rep. Michele Bachmann's editorial in the Star Tribune where she claimed that President Obama's cap and trade proposal would increase a household's energy bills by more than $3,000 a year.
Wrong. She cited a fact from an MIT study and the author has repeatedly said that Republicans are misreading it and that fact is completely false.
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow joined the ranks of those calling out Bachmann for use false facts... again. Does she need a fact checker?
Watch the video below.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss City Pages' biggest stories.
- Nicole Curtis hates 'affordable housing' that replaced south Minneapolis homes
- Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau will keep her job, but not without critics
- Minnetonka Schools remain oddly silent after teen assaults Chris Carr's daughter
- Luke McAvoy, ex-Minnesota football player, comes out in powerful essay