Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Oops! DCCC Accidentally Accuses Six House Democrats of Having Nazi Ties!

Fail! The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee accused a GOP candidate of 'Nazi ties" for being endorsed by anti-immigration group ALIPAC. They forgot to check ALIPAC's other endorsements.

The Politico reported:
National Democrats have charged that a House candidate endorsed by a controversial anti-immigration group has “Nazi ties” — but six other congressional Democrats also have the group’s endorsement, and at least one has enthusiastically embraced its support.

The group, Americans for Legal Immigration, or ALIPAC, supports candidates and incumbents who oppose creating a path to citizenship for the thousands of undocumented immigrants in the United States. The Anti-Defamation League has criticized ALIPAC for what it says is support from white supremacist and racist groups.

“Another [National Republican Congressional Committee] Young Gun candidate, another Nazi tie — it should come as no surprise,” Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee spokesman Andy Stone said ...

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