The truth behind ‘good numbers’

Roger Marshall likes to claim that he’s not your ordinary Washington politician.

But when it comes to telling half-truths and relying on dubious “facts” the First District Congressman is very ordinary.

After an hour of familiar rhetoric and vague answers to questions about immigration, ag trade and tax reform, the very friendly Congressman was willing to sit down for an “interview.”

Now, we put interview in quotations because, as we’ve learned from President Trump, that opens up the definition to anything you want. And as we would soon discover, Marshall and I have different ideas on what constitutes an interview.

We dove right into the Republican health care plan that Marshall says he supported and his claim that the average deductible for coverage under Obamacare is now $12,000.

 

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