David Kurtz

David Kurtz is Managing Editor and Washington Bureau Chief of Talking Points Memo where he oversees the news operations of TPM and its sister sites.

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After their bogus numbers debacle Thursday, House Republicans have gone back to insurance companies for more complete Obamacare enrollment data in order to, as they put it, "accurately capture" the number of enrollees who have paid their premiums. Dylan Scott reports.

Yesterday Dylan Scott was all over that bogus "survey" that the House Energy and Commerce Committee sent to insurance companies and the incomplete data it produced. Check out Dylan's pieces here, here, and here and my elaboration here.

When Michael Tomasky approached committee staff, basically asking what gives?, here's what they said:

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The evidence of Republicans playing fast and loose with the facts to discredit Obamacare is everywhere and has been for months. But I'm not sure there's any one example that so neatly encapsulates the bad faith and unfair dealing as what happened last night.

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Justice Scalia's goof in his dissent from yesterday's SCOTUS ruling on the EPA has been corrected as of this morning. See update at the bottom.