Accuracy in Media

WaPo Fact Checker Calls Clinton Out on Gun Silencer Tweet

Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler called out Hillary Clinton on Monday for an inaccurate tweet regarding the mass shooting in Las Vegas and gun silencers. Clinton’s tweet was aimed at the Hearing Protection Act, which would make it easier to purchase suppressors for firearms and has been the subject of fierce debate in Congress as […]

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CBS Fires Legal Exec for Comments on Las Vegas Shooting Victims

CBS fired legal executive Hayley Geftman-Gold for comments she made on Facebook about not being sympathetic toward victims of the Las Vegas shooting because they were likely Republicans. “If they wouldn’t do anything when children were murdered, I have no hope that Repugs will ever do the right thing,” Geftman-Gold wrote. “I’m actually not even sympathetic bc […]

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Las Vegas Paper Silenced Columnist’s Criticism of Harry Reid’s Romney Tax Lies

As the Washington Free Beacon reported: “The editor of the Las Vegas Sun killed a column criticizing inflammatory comments by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.), a friend of the editor, according to the column’s author.” “Nevada political reporter Jon Ralston, a former Sun reporter, filed a column in 2012 criticizing Reid’s baseless allegations […]

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October 2017

10/3/2017 - WaPo Fact Checker Calls Clinton Out on Gun Silencer Tweet

10/3/2017 - CBS Fires Legal Exec for Comments on Las Vegas Shooting Victims

June 2016

6/22/2016 - Media Networks Slow to Report on Man who Tried to Take Cop’s Gun to Shoot Trump

May 2016

5/16/2016 - GOP Donor Adelson to Give Trump $100 Million for 2016 Race

December 2015

12/31/2015 - Las Vegas Driver Accused of Intentionally Hitting Pedestrians had Marijuana in Her System

12/15/2015 - Las Vegas Showdown: GOP Debate Pits Surging Ted Cruz against Donald Trump

May 2015

5/3/2015 - Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao

April 2015

4/3/2015 - VIDEO: Las Vegas Columnist says He was Shocked when Editor Killed His Harry Reid Piece

4/2/2015 - Las Vegas Paper Silenced Columnist’s Criticism of Harry Reid’s Romney Tax Lies