Accuracy in Media

Another NPR Fact Check Caveat: Partial Birth Abortions aren’t Common, so It’s Ok

Excusing partial-birth abortion is a thing, apparently, at NPR. This is from their fact-check from last night’s presidential debate: Very few of the millions of abortions performed each year involve dilation and extraction, which is called “partial-birth abortion” by opponents. These are abortions performed after 20 weeks. It would be extremely unusual, if it is […]

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Trump was Right on the Heroin Problem in America

NPR fact-checked Trump’s statement on America’s heroin overdose problem, and he was right: The Drug Enforcement Administration says the threat posed by heroin in the United States has increased since 2007. Heroin is available in larger quantities, used by a larger number of people, and is causing an increasing number of overdose deaths. In 2014, […]

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NPR Cites Planned Parenthood’s Internal Figures to Prove They Aren’t an Abortion Provider

Isn’t that unusual to cite an organization’s own internal numbers and use that as the sole source? That’s what NPR did during last night’s presidential debate surrounding Planned Parenthood and the abortion topic: According to Planned Parenthood’s own numbers, about 9 percent of its services are cancer screenings. An additional 42 percent of its services […]

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Fact Check: NPR uses ‘Anti-Abortion’ Moniker to Describe the Pro-Life Movement

This from their fact-check of last night’s final presidential debate, regarding Donald Trump’s pro-life statements: This has been a major reason many evangelicals and other social conservatives have cited for supporting Trump, despite the misgivings many express about his character, language and temperament. Trump has set up an advisory council of anti-abortion-rights groups in an apparent […]

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#Debate Fact-Check Report: 81% of Trump’s Statements Fact-Checked by the Liberal Media

In analyzing ABC News, CBS News and CNN’s fact-checks of the second presidential debate, we found the following: The liberal media said there were ZERO ‘false’ claims by Hillary Clinton 81% of the statements that were fact-checked were from Trump 19% of the fact-checked statements were Hillary Clinton’s ABC News had 16 total fact-checks, 14 […]

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October 2016

10/20/2016 - Bias Buzz Podcast: Who Won the Last Debate, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?

10/20/2016 - CNN’s 90-Second Debate Video Recap Omitted Wikileaks Emails Portion and ‘Open Borders’ Comment

10/20/2016 - Another NPR Fact Check Caveat: Partial Birth Abortions aren’t Common, so It’s Ok

10/20/2016 - Trump was Right on the Heroin Problem in America

10/20/2016 - Fact Checking NPR’s Final Presidential Debate Fact Check: Yes, Chicago has Strict Gun Laws

10/20/2016 - NPR Cites Planned Parenthood’s Internal Figures to Prove They Aren’t an Abortion Provider

10/20/2016 - Fact Check: NPR uses ‘Anti-Abortion’ Moniker to Describe the Pro-Life Movement

10/12/2016 - NBC News Hypes Own Online Poll about 2nd Presidential Debate Winner Hillary Clinton

10/11/2016 - Trump vs. Clinton 2nd Debate: Who Won? An Interview with Cheryl Chumley

10/11/2016 - #Debate Fact-Check Report: 81% of Trump’s Statements Fact-Checked by the Liberal Media

10/11/2016 - ABC News #Debate Fact Check: 14 of 16 Fact Checks were of Trump’s Statements

10/11/2016 - CNN #Debate Fact-Check: Trump Fact-Checked 18 of 24 Times, Clinton 6 Times

10/11/2016 - CBS News #Debate Fact-Check: Trump Fact-Checked 16 Times, Clinton 3 Times

10/11/2016 - NBC News Fact-Checked 24 Statements and 21 of Them were Made by Trump

10/11/2016 - Were Three of NBC News’ Debate Headlines Very Anti-Trump?

10/10/2016 - Hillary Clinton, when asked about Coal Energy, Forgot Her and Bill’s Past Remarks on It

March 2016

3/4/2016 - NRA President Wayne LaPierre Challenges Obama to a Debate

September 2015

9/20/2015 - DNC Debates are Scheduled to Help Hillary Clinton?

August 2015

8/7/2015 - WATCH: Democrat O’Malley Blasts Democratic Debate Schedule that Favors Hillary Clinton

8/5/2015 - Fox News Debate Lineup Announced

October 2012

10/4/2012 - Chris Matthews Not Thrilled With Obama Debate Performance

December 2011

12/8/2011 - Newt Gingrich: Obama Debate Challenge