"I actually did vote for the $87 billion before I voted against it."
John Kerry, March 16, 2004
"Here's something that you will rarely hear from a politician, and that is that I'm not familiar with the Hanford, uuuuhh, site, so I don’t know exactly what's going on there. (Applause.) Now, having said that, I promise you I'll learn about it by the time I leave here on the ride back to the airport."
Barack Obama, May 18, 2008
Except Obama voted on Hanford, part of H.R. 1815, on December 15, 2005.
ThirdWaveDave has a lot more.
Could you imagine how the media react if it had been John McCain, the older gentleman in the presidential race, who couldn't remember anything about voting on Hanford.
Remember, just last week, the junior senator from my state remarked that there were 57 states in the union.
Oh, the things they get away with...
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