"Newt Gingrich is either lying, or he's being misled by someone," says Bob Dugan, current Fulton County, New York Republican Committee Man. Until he resigned last week in protest of the tainted process by which liberal Dede Scozzafava secured the Republican nomination for Congress in New York's 23rd Congressional District,Mr. Dugan was the Vice Chairman of the Fulton County, New York Republican Committee.
Newt Gingrich's FALSE ASSERTION on how Dede Scozzafava secured the Republican nomination:
"There were four Republican meetings. In all four meetings, State Representative Dede Scozzafava came in first."
(Source: Transcript of Fox TV's On the Record with Greta Van Susteren, Monday, October 26, 2009
The FACTS as verified by numerous interviews with participants in the four candidate forums:
In three of the four Republican meetings, the majority of those attending supported conservative candidates, not Dede Scozzafava.
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