From this Tuesday's Washington Journal on C-SPAN, a caller from North Dakota was given the opportunity to ask Rep. Steve King about the donations he and his fellow Iowa Republicans receive from the Koch brothers, and guess what he did?
After first asking King about some recent comments he made about income disparity and getting a pretty twisted response on that as well, here's how the conversation continued.
CALLER: Do the Koch brothers have any money invested in you and the state of Iowa and Terry Branstad? Do they own your state?
KING: Well, we have a state that's got a lot of broad investors in it, but I will tell you that... or a lot of ag and a lot of industry that most of the capital and the land is in the hands of the people that actually produce on that land, and I think they know that in North Dakota as well.
I was fairly sure that wingnut Rep. Steve King would say something completely ridiculous or untrue as soon as I saw his name on the list of guests on C-SPAN's Washington Journal earlier this week. The crew over at Think Progress proved me right when Read more...