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Factcheck: Kirkpatrick a 'whistle-blower'? Not so much
Posted Jan 21, 2014
Lori Robertson FactCheck.org
An ad from a Democratic group claims that Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick “blew the whistle on the disastrous health care website.” But Kirkpatrick didn’t expose any secret wrongdoing. She merely criticized HealthCare.gov in mid-November, weeks after the site’s launch, by which time its technical issues were well known.
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