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Howard Dean Defends Blumenthal

Politico: Howard Dean: N.Y. Times story a ‘hatchet job’

Nonsense. Former Rep. Chris Shays has since come out and confirmed the lying, and Rich Lowry put it perfectly yesterday in a tweet that asked why Blumenthal didn’t ever feel the need to correct any of the published reports of  his fake-service in Vietnam?

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