South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley introduced Mitt Romney at CPAC today. She opened her speech by joking, “It is so great to be here in Washington, D.C. … not really.”
Tongue-in-cheek or not, “real reporters” couldn’t wait to fact-check that.
because she's in Maryland? RT @domeniconbc: Haley: "It's so great to be in Washington, DC… Not really"
— gwen ifill (@gwenifill) March 15, 2013
"Its great to be here in washington, dc. not really" – nikki haley. ONLY YOU'RE NOT IN DC. YOU'RE IN MARYLAND
— john r stanton (@dcbigjohn) March 15, 2013
RT @mckaycoppins: Haley opens with a joke: "It is so great to be here in Washington, D.C. Not really." // Said while not really in D.C.
— Benjamin Freed (@brfreed) March 15, 2013