Stimulus debate reminds WSJ's Bendavid of '94 crime bill, when GOP "would always talk about midnight basketball because... that was easy to ridicule, easy to mock, not necessarily representative of the whole"
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Right-wing media are seizing on a New York Times report that misleadingly stated that Paul Begala sought "talking points" from the State Department before a CNN appearance to discuss Hillary Clinton's tenure as secretary of state to attack the CNN contributor as biased. But in the email in question, Begala actually requested a "briefing," not talking points.