Whoops! Sen. Warner Blames ‘Snowbamacare’ Tweet On ‘Staff Fail’

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Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) on Thursday deleted a message posted to his Twitter account that mocked the GOP, calling it a “fail” on the part of his staff.

Politiwoops caught the original tweet, which read “Just a matter of time: waiting for the @VA_GOP to claim this winter storm was caused by The Affordable Care Act. #Snowbamacare”

Warner removed the tweet almost immediately afterward and wrote that the message was a “staff #fail.”

h/t Mediaite

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