SC Dem: NRCC Using ‘Sly, Underhanded’ References To My Parkinson’s Disease | Talking Points Memo

Rep. John Spratt (D-SC), who was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, has accused the National Republican Congressional Committee of trying to discredit him with “sly, underhanded” references to his condition after an NRCC spokesman sent out an e-mail calling him an “amnesiac.”Andy Seré, a regional spokesman for the NRCC, sent out an e-mail statement Monday referring to “amnesiac John Spratt,” whose “memory is failing him – and the congressman is failing South Carolinians as a result.”

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