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Paul Babeu Falsely Claims He's Always Been Pro-Life in Latest Campaign Video, Old News Articles Detail Flip-Flop on Issue


Political spin is one thing.

Politicians do it all the time -- the classic distorting the truth beyond recognition so long as there is some nugget of truth that remains.

Paul Babeu, who is running for a seat in Arizona's Fourth Congressional District, isn't wasting time on that anymore.

In his latest campaign video, "What the voters are saying," -- a collection of his political allies or PCSO employees -- Babaeu's former campaign manager opens with a pretty bold untruth.

"Paul's always been pro-life. I like that," says Cheryl Chase, who ran Babeu's campaign for sheriff and works as the community outreach director for the sheriff's office.

Always been pro-life?

It's a message that a toothy Babeu approves. He says so on the video.

But, we're going to have to go with "false" on that one.

(Video after the jump.)

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Monica Alonzo
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