Blaming “GOP funding cuts” for the lack of an Ebola vaccine has been a strategy employed by the NIH director, Paul Begala, Henry Waxman and many others.

Nancy Pelosi’s daughter, Christine, can now be added to the list of those pushing the false narrative:

The Media Matters story Pelosi linked says “conservative media” are denying that “lack of funding” harms research on diseases like Ebola. As for the charge that the GOP cut Ebola funding, the Washington Post can apparently be lumped into the “conservative media” category, because their fact check gave the Dem claim four Pinocchios:

Yawn. Nice try Ms. Pelosi:

And check out all the other things that took money from Ebola research.



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