Accuracy in Media

Washington Post Makes Excuses for Obama’s Manufacturing Jobs Promise from 2008

Read it for yourself: During President Obama’s 2012 reelection campaign, he told voters that manufacturing jobs would be a crucial part of the American economy’s resurgence. His administration set a goal to “create 1 million new manufacturing jobs by the end of 2016.” At the time, manufacturing insiders cheered. The national unemployment rate had fallen 3 […]

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$1.2 Billion in Cuts to the Food Stamp Program is Proposed

From the Washington Examiner: The House Appropriations Committee released legislation Tuesday that provides $79.7 billion for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP. “This is $1.2 billion below last year’s level and $2.02 billion below the president’s budget request, reflecting declining enrollment,” the committee said. Photo by ajmexico

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ObamaCare Update: Health Insurance Premiums Outpace Wages

Wow: Health insurance premiums have increased faster than wages and inflation in recent years, rising an average of 28 percent from 2009 to 2014 despite the enactment of Obamacare, according to a report from Freedom Partners. President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010, and Wednesday is the law’s sixth […]

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May 2016

5/12/2016 - Fight for $15 Fallout? CBO Report finds Higher Unemployment among Unskilled Young Men

5/10/2016 - Why Does It Take 300 Hours to Be a Licensed Shampoo Worker in Tennessee?

5/8/2016 - Washington Post Makes Excuses for Obama’s Manufacturing Jobs Promise from 2008

5/6/2016 - Bill de Blasio Calls for a Boycott of Chick-Fil-A while 21 Businesses are Laying Off Workers or Moving

April 2016

4/14/2016 - $1.2 Billion in Cuts to the Food Stamp Program is Proposed

4/12/2016 - Obama: I Made the U.S. Economy Fairer and I Fixed the Economy

March 2016

3/25/2016 - ObamaCare Update: Health Insurance Premiums Outpace Wages

3/16/2016 - Hillary Clinton Ignores Questions on Coal Jobs

3/12/2016 - Food Stamps Update: 45 Million on the Rolls for 56 Straight Months

3/4/2016 - Obama’s War on Coal, via Halting Leases, Could Cost $650 Billion

February 2016

2/26/2016 - Volunteer Rate in America Hits Record Low

2/23/2016 - Household Debt Spikes to $12 Trillion, Short of Recession Record

2/15/2016 - Food Stamp Rolls have Over 45 Million People for 55 Straight Months

January 2016

1/27/2016 - Hillary Clinton’s Tax Plan would Shrink the U.S. Economy by 1%

1/27/2016 - Catholic New Hampshire University will Pay Student Loans if College Graduate Doesn’t Get a Job

1/20/2016 - 55% of Americans Out of Work for 2 Years have Given Up on Finding a Job

1/17/2016 - 48% of Millennials think the American Dream is Dead

1/15/2016 - War on Coal: Obama will Halt New Coal Leases

1/14/2016 - Food Stamp America: 45 Million on the Rolls for 54 Straight Months

1/13/2016 - 93% of U.S. Counties haven’t Recovered from the Recession

December 2015

12/23/2015 - U.S. Economic Recovery? Slow Growth Rate Reported

12/22/2015 - Food Stamp States of America: 45 Million People on Rolls for Past 53 Months

12/17/2015 - Even Hillary Clinton said ObamaCare Forces Americans into Part-Time Work

12/13/2015 - Obama Administration Looks to Overturn Fracking Ruling

November 2015

11/30/2015 - Less than 1% of Obama’s Regulations are Tested for Cost to American Businesses, Consumers

11/13/2015 - Hillary Clinton’s Energy Plan is More ‘Clean’ Energy

11/10/2015 - Food Stamp Program still has Over 45 Million Beneficiaries

September 2015

9/29/2015 - Digging for Black Gold? Hillary Clinton Fundraises with Oil Investors after Opposing Keystone XL

9/28/2015 - Democrats are Slamming Obama’s Economy

9/26/2015 - Fastest-Growing Cities in America are in … Texas

9/24/2015 - ‘Bar Rescue’ TV Star Asks GOP for a Pro-Small Business Platform

9/24/2015 - 36% of Black Children in the U.S. Live Below the Poverty Line

9/17/2015 - American Income Continues to Fall under Obama’s Watch

9/10/2015 - Obama’s Welfare State? Food Stamp Recipients Hit 45 Million for 50 Straight Months

9/7/2015 - 94 Million Americans Out of the Labor Force, Stats Show

9/3/2015 - INFOGRAPHIC: Unemployment Rates of 2-Term Presidents, from Reagan to Obama

August 2015

8/12/2015 - Food Stamp & Obama: 45 Million Recipients for 49 Straight Months

8/9/2015 - U.S. Economy: Foreign-Born Female Workers Doing Fine, American Women are Not

8/9/2015 - Obamanomics: Labor Force Participation Rate Remains at 38-Year Low

8/3/2015 - U.S. Wage Growth Slowed to Historic Low

July 2015

7/28/2015 - Free Beacon: Illegal Immigrants Outnumber Unemployed Americans

7/27/2015 - Democrats Want to Micro-Manage Your Work Hours

7/27/2015 - Hillary Backs $15 an hour Minimum Wage Hike as She Moves to the Left

7/8/2015 - 1 in 5 Americans Live on Gov’t Assistance Programs

June 2015

6/20/2015 - CBO Study says More Jobs would be Created if ObamaCare were Repealed

6/2/2015 - Obama’s Climate Change Fear-Mongering Doesn’t Make Sense

May 2015

5/23/2015 - Puff Piece by WaPo Highlights 44% Underemployment Rate by College Grads

5/12/2015 - Obama’s Regulations Cost $80 Billion Annually

5/11/2015 - Obama Believes ObamaCare Created Jobs, but Ignores Statistics

5/6/2015 - Thanks, Obama: Lower Oil and Gas Production under his presidency

5/5/2015 - Obama Launches Effort to Help Poor, Black Young Men

5/4/2015 - Business in Baltimore is Almost Impossible to Do

5/4/2015 - Reagan vs. Obama Economies: Guess Who Wins?

April 2015

4/23/2015 - Obama facing Democratic Backlash over Trade Deal

4/4/2015 - Obama’s Dept of Labor doesn’t get $60 Million in Back Wages to Low-Wage Workers

4/4/2015 - Thanks, Obama: Weak Economy Worries Analysts

March 2015

3/13/2015 - Social Security Helps the Elderly, but Leaves the Millennials Poorer

3/13/2015 - Government Workers could earn up to $27,000 More than Private Sector Workers

February 2015

2/18/2015 - Obama’s Carbon Emission Rules could cost Half a Million Manufacturing Jobs

2/6/2015 - End of an Era: RadioShack declares Bankruptcy

2/4/2015 - Gallup says 5.6% Unemployment Rate is a “Big Lie”

January 2015

1/22/2015 - Hillary Clinton: “You won’t get me to Talk About Keystone” Pipeline

1/20/2015 - Dying Dragon? China’s Economic Growth slowed down in 2014

1/18/2015 - Obama’s Plan: A Good Economy? Let’s Tax the Rich!

1/14/2015 - Thomas Sowell Interview: His Latest Edition of “Basic Economics”

1/12/2015 - GOP needs 4 Votes to Pass Veto-Proof Keystone XL Bill

1/11/2015 - Unemployment Rate Falls, but Wages Flat

1/3/2015 - Liberal Media Keeps Pushing Minimum Wage Myths

1/2/2015 - France drops its Super Tax on Millionaires

1/2/2015 - Fracking has Divided the OPEC Oil Cartel

December 2014

12/23/2014 - Texas Job Growth outpaces the rest of U.S. Combined

12/22/2014 - Obama: Canada, not America, benefits most from Keystone XL Pipeline

September 2014

9/29/2014 - Obama: U.S. Economy is better off due to My Leadership

9/27/2014 - U.S. Treasury moves to limit Tax Loopholes for U.S. Corporations

9/9/2014 - France’s Socialist President Blasted for Remarks on Poor People

August 2014

8/12/2014 - Media Loves Jobs Report, but People are Earning LESS than in 2008

May 2014

5/13/2014 - Reuters Claims “Rising U.S. Economy” could save Democrats in 2014 Midterm Elections

March 2014

3/28/2014 - China’s Economy possibly Slowing Down

February 2014

2/14/2014 - Europe’s Economy still Struggles, but some remain Optimistic

January 2014

1/27/2014 - McDonald’s saw Earnings Fall with a Drop in Customers

1/23/2014 - China’s Economy Slowing Down due to “Reforms”

1/17/2014 - Obama touts Manufacturing Jobs as Economy Stumbles

December 2013

12/21/2013 - Of Course: Obama Adviser says Obama has Unilateral Power

12/11/2013 - Italy and France continue to Struggle during Economic Doldrums

November 2013

11/18/2013 - China’s One-Child Policy is Relaxed: Is it Too Little, Too Late?

October 2013

10/19/2013 - China Economy looking “Dim”, says Reuters

10/18/2013 - Obama accuses GOP of causing “Unnecessary Damage” to the Economy

10/16/2013 - GOP Rep: It’d be “Crazy” to talk Immigration with Obama

10/8/2013 - Detroit’s Bankruptcy changes City Bond Game, says Economists

10/6/2013 - Power of the Obama Dollar: Falling Fast as Debt Limit Looms

10/4/2013 - Russia arrests Greenpeace activists, charges them with Piracy

September 2013

9/30/2013 - Chinese Capitalism? China opens its first Free Trade Zone in Shanghai

9/27/2013 - Greece doesn’t need Another Bailout, or So They Say

9/25/2013 - Poll: Americans doubt Economic Recovery under Obama

9/24/2013 - Euro Value dips as German Election is Undecided

9/24/2013 - US Chamber of Commerce using Lawyers to save Businesses from Bad Laws

9/22/2013 - Cyprus President threatens to Sack Bank Chief

9/19/2013 - U.S. Inflation worries the Fed

9/17/2013 - Obama favorite Larry Summers withdraws name for Fed Reserve

9/17/2013 - Obama: I Won’t Negotiate with Congress on Debt Ceiling

9/13/2013 - Another Obama Pivot? Shifting to U.S. after Syria Embarrassment

9/11/2013 - Positive European Sentiment at all-time 2 Year High

9/10/2013 - Mexico Face Plant: Taxing the Rich plan won’t help Economy

9/7/2013 - Obamanomics: Another Bad Jobs Report for Americans

9/2/2013 - German candidates Spar over Economy

9/2/2013 - Chinese Retailers Balk at “Recovery” News

9/1/2013 - Uh Oh: Slovenia Recession eases, but More Pain Ahead

August 2013

8/31/2013 - Euro Zone Morale Climbs as Unemployment Soars

8/24/2013 - India and Brazil struggle as Currency Flops against U.S. Dollar

8/23/2013 - No Way Out: Barnes and Noble could go under, Soon!

8/23/2013 - Another Obama Promise: I can make Colleges Affordable!

8/22/2013 - Obama Pivot: Back to the Economy, Stupid!

8/18/2013 - France may give Retirees More Retirement Control

8/18/2013 - European End Game? Banks closing across Europe

8/17/2013 - EU pulling out of a Recession? Not so Fast

8/16/2013 - Obama’s Justice Department: Blocking Airline Merger

8/16/2013 - Greece Barely Makes Deficit Targets with EU Help!

8/12/2013 - Obamanomics: Obama Slams Canada for Keystone XL delays

8/9/2013 - Congress “wins” ObamaCare waiver while Americans don’t

8/5/2013 - NEWSFLASH: Bankrupt Detroit has Subpar Worker Skills

8/4/2013 - Merkel’s German Coalition Poised for Big Gains

8/2/2013 - Chinese Solar Power FAIL: Collapse of Green Energy

July 2013

7/31/2013 - China on the Brink of Economic Coma

7/29/2013 - Aww?! Media is worried about Detroit while Obama ignores it

7/26/2013 - Detroit’s Unions Dealt Major Blow in Restructuring by Courts

7/25/2013 - Not Shovel Ready? Obama Speaks on Economy, Again!

7/23/2013 - #RoyalBaby saga over as Britain welcomes a new Prince

7/22/2013 - Bad Euro hurting German Investor Confidence

7/20/2013 - Judge clears Feds to sue Credit Ratings Agency S&P

7/19/2013 - China’s Economy Struggling, Sparks Fear

7/19/2013 - Portugal is the Next Greece, Europe fears

7/19/2013 - House GOP vote NAY on ObamaCare delays

7/19/2013 - Buh Bye Motor City: Detroit goes Bankrupt

7/16/2013 - Spain on Brink of Economic Collapse, says IMF

7/12/2013 - Washington Post Express Shamelessly Attacks Walmart for DC City Council’s Actions

7/11/2013 - Greece needs another Lifeline!

7/10/2013 - Germany’s Trade stumbles, Foreshadow of Bad Economy?

7/7/2013 - Layoffs Rise but Reuters says Economy is Improving

7/6/2013 - Germany’s Merkel tries to lower Youth Unemployment

7/2/2013 - Spanish Ex-Treasurer imprisoned for corruption

June 2013

6/27/2013 - Obama delays Keystone XL pipeline again as economy struggles

6/22/2013 - Brazil protests threaten to upset World Cup preparation

6/20/2013 - Fact Checking Reuters: Shale doesn’t create Jobs fast enough!

6/19/2013 - Spain’s Recession leads to widespread Crime

6/19/2013 - Argentina’s Socialism driving away Investors, $$’s

6/19/2013 - The American Dream? Temporary Workers on the Rise

6/16/2013 - Former Obama adviser Bill Daley exploring Illinois Gov. bid

6/14/2013 - Oh No! Obama picking Fed’s Bernanke’s successor?!

6/13/2013 - Greek economy rebounding at an anemic rate

6/8/2013 - North Korea suffers from foreign currency dump

6/8/2013 - Britain’s Labour Party smells blood, says it could push out Conservatives

6/7/2013 - Unemployment Rate ticks up to 7.6%, 16% of young Americans out of work

6/7/2013 - France raises taxes on the rich

6/6/2013 - Illinois in Pension Crisis as lawmakers adjourn

6/5/2013 - Open for Business: Texas passes more business tax cuts

May 2013

5/24/2013 - British PM to rule coalition until 2015, reports say

5/24/2013 - Ex-PM says Bulgarian Gov’t should be able to form Coalition

5/24/2013 - GOP eyes Sebelius Fundraising for Health Care

5/23/2013 - Japan’s Economy on the Rebound? All eyes turn to Tokyo

5/20/2013 - Google Tax Round 2? Britain questions Google over taxes

5/19/2013 - House set to cut Food Stamps

5/18/2013 - Amazon UK pays $3.7 million in taxes, Britain unhappy

5/18/2013 - Germany can’t stop Eurozone from another recession

5/17/2013 - Google to start music streaming service, challenge Pandora and Spotify

5/17/2013 - Sequester: Defense Dept. puts civilians on unpaid leave for 11 days

5/16/2013 - Obamanomics: Reuters tries to paint a positive U.S. economy

5/10/2013 - Disgusted? Freddie Mac makes 2nd largest profit in history

January 2013

1/15/2013 - Magazine Advertising Down for Seventh Straight Year

October 2012

10/3/2012 - Biden is Right—Middle Class Has Been “Buried the Last Four Years” [Video]

July 2012

7/23/2012 - Former DNC Chair Howard Dean Says Economy “Getting Stronger” Despite Evidence To the Contrary

May 2012

5/15/2012 - Media Spins Monthly Jobs Report

August 2011

8/16/2011 - NYT: President to “fight” on economy

July 2011

7/18/2011 - CBS’s Schieffer Maintains that Bad Economy is Mostly Bush’s Fault

7/13/2011 - NBC’s Gregory Nails Treasury Secretary Geithner on Obama Economy

June 2011

6/24/2011 - Times Buries Lead in Federal Reserve Story

6/14/2011 - White House Response to AIM “Green Jobs” Coverage Misunderstands “Market Forces”

6/13/2011 - Still Looking for “Green Jobs”

6/9/2011 - All Hail King Timothy