A reporter for Independent Journal Review is calling into question a Politico story from Friday where it’s alleged that Rep. Justin Amash “broke down in tears after missing his first vote since arriving in Congress in 2011”:

Not so says Haley Byrd, the Independent Journal Review who was an eyewitness to the missed vote:

Byrd added:

After missing the vote, Amash tweeted his constituents in the 3rd district an apology:

See how easy an apology is Politico? Your turn.

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