Representative Zinke Continues to Exploit the Death of an American Soldier
Back in January, I called out Representative Zinke for politicizing the death of an American serviceman in Afghanistan. Zinke, despite receiving contrary information from the Secretary of Defense, despite not having any evidence of his claims, and despite the knowledge that the soldier's family was still grieving, asserted that Staff Sergeant Matthew McClintock had been killed in 'another Benghazi,' blaming the Obama Administration for the young man's death. Zinke thundered that he would demand hearings into the case, but apparently soon realized it was easier to fundraise on lies. Today, he's back on the wingnut media circuit, claiming with no