Talking Points -- Peterson missing point on town hall meetings
Congressman Collin Peterson is taking a political beat-down after he was quoted as saying that 25 percent of his constituents believe that the Bush Administration was in on the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
The comment didn't come out of the blue. Peterson was reacting to the movement by a group called "birthers," who dispute evidence that President Barack Obama was born in the U.S., and thus isn't constitutionally qualified to serve.
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