Journalists Share Deceptively Edited Clip of GOP Michigan Senate Candidate John James’ Answer on Health Care
,National Review•October 19, 2020
A number of prominent journalists shared a deceptively edited video that purported to show Republican Michigan Senate candidate John James fumbling his response to a question about protecting patients with pre-existing health conditions.
“I don’t see a full health care plan on your website. What do you want to replace it with?” anchor Devin Scillian of Detroit’s Local 4 News asked James during an interview on Sunday.
“So here’s the thing. I’m not a politician,” James begins his response, at which point the video ends.
This is why these little stories I mainly ignore. It happens on both sides. And so, discussing it becomes a tit-for-tat contest.