DNC Tries To Link GOP With Angle’s BP ‘Slush Fund’ Comment | Talking Points Memo

The Democratic National Committee is trying to tie the Republican party to Senate candidate Sharron Angle (R-NV) and her unfortunate comments suggesting the escrow account for victims of the Gulf Coast oil spill is a “slush fund.” Just like they did with Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) saying the fund was a shakedown and apologizing to BP, the Democrats and even President Obama jumped all over Angle to say that’s how the GOP would govern if they win back control of Congress.

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