Dumb as rocks.
Via Free Beacon:
Fact checkers at PolitiFact and the Washington Post deemed a claim from newly elected congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez about Pentagon accounting errors worthy of a “False” rating and of “Four Pinocchios” respectively.
Ocasio-Cortez, in a tweet on Sunday, compared waste in Pentagon spending to the projected cost of Medicare for All in an attempt to explain how the United States could pay for single-payer health care. The Mercatus Center found Medicare for All as envisioned by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) could cost $32 trillion over 10 years.
“$21 TRILLION of Pentagon financial transactions ‘could not be traced, documented, or explained.’ $21T in Pentagon accounting errors. Medicare for All costs ~$32T. That means 66% of Medicare for All could have been funded already by the Pentagon. And that’s before our premiums,” she tweeted.