CNN‚Äôs John Harwood thinks this clip where Republican John James ‚Äúcompletely fumbles‚ÄĚ his answer at a debate on ‚Äúhow he‚Äôd protect Michiganders with pre-existing conditions‚ÄĚ:
‚ÄĒ John Harwood (@JohnJHarwood) October 18, 2020
The video, which was posted by the woman who does ‚Äú#MISen comms for
@MichiganDems,‚ÄĚ is total BS, however:
Of course John Harwood chose to share this intentionally deceiving video that cuts off James mid-answer.
‚ÄĒ (((AG))) (@AGHamilton29) October 18, 2020
Watch it for yourself:
Let‚Äôs make the Affordable Care Act affordable. By passing a legislative requirement to protect people with pre-existing conditions while expanding risk pools, allowing biz association plans and reforming the tort & regulatory hurdles that raise cost, we can get this done for MI. pic.twitter.com/T8v58tKo7l
‚ÄĒ John James (@JohnJamesMI) October 18, 2020
What‚Äôs more revealing is that Harwood‚Äôs tweet is still up after all this time:
CNN reporter amplifies an edited clip of a Black Republican Senate nominee. Full clip easily available. He chose to do this. https://t.co/9lvsMU6Nps
‚ÄĒ Nathan Wurtzel is a silly name, but it's mine (@NathanWurtzel) October 18, 2020
And only some media accounts get locked out when they spread misinformation:
‚ÄĒ Chad Felix Greene (@chadfelixg) October 18, 2020
Narrator: Twitter did not do the right thing:
Here‚Äôs the full answer they cut off.
‚ÄĒ Matt Whitlock (@mattdizwhitlock) October 18, 2020
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