Accuracy in Media

After Hyping Anti-Trump Candidate Evan McMullin, Media Silent on Alleged Financial and Legal Troubles

Evan McMullin, a third-party independent and anti-Trump presidential candidate in the 2016 presidential election cycle, was the subject of anti-Trump media frenzy leading up to his lackluster electoral results. McMullin, a former CIA agent, tried to challenge Trump’s electoral bid and has since founded a nonprofit organization called the Stand Up Republic. However, a report […]

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Liberal Media Promoted Evan McMullin’s Conservative Insurgency in Utah, but Polls Painted Different Picture

Evan McMullin, a late-entry presidential candidate, ran as the conservative alternative to Donald Trump. As member of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and a former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) analyst, he was uniquely positioned to offer the state of Utah an alternative third-party candidate. Utah has a significant LDS (also known […]

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Poll Buyers Beware: Emerson College Polling has Some Issues

The much-lauded Emerson College poll of Utahans, which put independent candidate Evan McMullin ahead of Trump and Clinton, has its own issues regarding reliability. FiveThirtyEight found that among 12 pollsters (ranging from Fox News to Marist), Emerson was one of four pollsters which underperformed. Emerson College received a ‘B’ rating from FiveThirtyEight, as well. Also, […]

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April 2018

4/24/2018 - After Hyping Anti-Trump Candidate Evan McMullin, Media Silent on Alleged Financial and Legal Troubles

March 2017

3/1/2017 - CNN Published Anti-Trump Piece by Losing Candidate Evan McMullin

November 2016

11/16/2016 - Liberal Media Promoted Evan McMullin’s Conservative Insurgency in Utah, but Polls Painted Different Picture

October 2016

10/28/2016 - Poll Buyers Beware: Emerson College Polling has Some Issues