Paul Begala's file:

Democrat from Texas

Paul Begala is an analyst for CNN and longtime Democratic strategist who came to national attention helping Bill Clinton win for president in 1992. He's a graduate of the University of Texas and UT School of Law.

Recent statements involving Paul Begala

Says Ken Cuccinelli "attacked churches for helping the poor."

Says Mitt Romney said at a January 2012 debate that under Paul Ryan’s tax plan, "I’d have paid no taxes in the last two years."  

Says Lee Leffingwell has been mayor of Austin, Texas "for about as long as Sarah Palin was governor of Alaska."

Recent stories featuring Paul Begala

Paul Begala says his Romney claim ties to New York Times’ blog post:

After we published our check of a Paul Begala claim about Mitt Romney, Begala told us he had leaned on a New York Times news blog post. Our Mostly False rating stands.


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