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Democratic National Committee Makes Glaring Historical Error While Invoking Reagan

The Democratic National Committee apparently thinks former President Ronald Reagan once served in Congress.

In a tweet sent out by the group's official Twitter account Friday evening, the committee said, "'It's time to raise a minimum wage that's worth less than it was when Ronald Reagan was in Congress.'"

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Only problem? Reagan never served in Congress.

Users on Twitter were quick to hit back and respond to the DNC.

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According to Twitchy, based on the surrounding tweets, it may be possible "that this gaffe was part of President Obama's speech to the DNC."

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