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Bruce Braley, Missing a Few — Okay, 75 Percent — of Veterans Committee Meetings

Tough day for Democratic Senate candidates. Below you see the news about Montana senator John Walsh, and now bad news for Representative Bruce Braley, running in Iowa:

Over a two-year period, Democratic U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley missed 75 percent of meetings for a committee that provides oversight over the Veterans Administration, including one meeting on a day he attended three fundraisers for his 2012 campaign.

Look, it’s not like the VA needed a lot of close oversight in recent years, right?

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