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DNC Chair: Obama Admin. Putting Out Wrong Information on Libya 'Doesn't Mean It Was False'

10:09 PM, Oct 10, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz told Piers Morgan on CNN tonight that just because the Obama administration was putting out wrong information on Libya, "doesn't mean it was false."

MORGAN: "It is pretty un-American to be putting out completely false statements before you know the facts. Isn't it?"

WASSERMAN SCHULTZ: "Piers, it is not okay for you to be saying that the administration was putting out completely false  statements. They put out information that they had at the time based on the intelligence they were given..."

MORGAN: "That turned out to be completely wrong--"

WASSERMAN SCHULTZ: "Well, that doesn't mean it was false."

MORGAN: "What?"

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