. . . and then he denies he said it, mere moments later.
First he said this:
As you know, one reason that we have the fires burning in Southern California is global warming. One reason the Colorado Basin is going dry is because of global warming.
Then this, several questions later:
Question: Senator, on the California fires, you said that the reason the fires are burning in California is global warming?Listed to the Q & A with reporters and see for yourself if Harry Reid has not lost his mind.
Reid: No. Here's what I - I didn't say the reason the fires were burning in Southern California was global warming...
(h/t Duane Patterson)