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PolitiFact Rates Romney Statement as ‘Half-True’ Even though It’s 100% Correct

In another example of media bias, PolitiFact rated Romney's 4.7% unemployment claim as only "half-true," even though it was 100% accurate.
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Is Romney Right About The Navy?

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (3 years ago)

Politifact rated Romney's claim that the Navy was at its smallest since 1917 "Pants on Fire." Tom Bruschino, one of the experts Politifact contacted, counters: On the Navy question, Romney appears to be accurate[ly] using the standa... Read Post

PolitiFact Wisconsin Rates as True Scott Walker $3 Billion in Taxpayer Savings Claim

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (yesterday)

PolitiFact Wisconsin rates as mostly true this statement from Wisconsin Gov Scott Walker, "I support our Act 10 reforms, because they saved the taxpayers some $3 billion." That's important as, not only did Walker take a lot of heat ... Read Post

PolitiFact Whiffs Again, Rates Accurate Romney Claim 'Half True'

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (2 years ago)

It must be campaign season. Fact-checking gurus are rating accurate statements by the Romney campaign as "Mostly False" or "Half True" or – the best – "True but False," since they're correct but they apparently don't tell the whole ... Read Post

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