B-Roll Blunder: MSNBC Confuses Rep. Pete Sessions with Sen. Jeff Sessions

June 11th, 2014 9:15 PM

Do MSNBC producers think all conservative Republican legislators look alike? 

In a segment featuring the Washington Post's Robert Costa handicapping the forthcoming campaign by various House Republicans to fill outgoing Majority Leader Eric Cantor's leadership post, producers aired B-roll of Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) in lieu of Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas).

As a public service, here's a helpful side-by-side comparison for the MSNBC folks. The gentleman on the left in the first image embedded below is Pete Sessions, the one on the right is Jeff Sessions.