Exclusive — Rep. Dave Brat Rips Karl Rove’s WSJ ‘Fiction Writing’: ‘We Cannot Pull a Nancy Pelosi’ on Tax Reform

Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove addresses the executive director's meeting of the Republican National Committee's winter meeting January 16, 2008 in Washington, DC. During his remarks, Rove commented on both the Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns currently vying for their party's nomination. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Congressman Dave Brat (R-VA) criticized Karl Rove for taking up what he called “fiction writing” in an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal where the political strategist suggested the 30 uber-conservative members of the House Freedom Caucus would hold up a critical tax reform vote.