Accuracy in Media

Liberal Media Struggle to Defend Obama Campaign Ad

The liberal media, normally staunch supporters of President Obama, have been forced to backpedal a little this week after a particularly vicious ad by Obama SuperPAC Priorities USA Action was released. The ad suggested that Mitt Romney was responsible for the death of a steelworker’s wife because Bain Capital closed his plant and left him without […]

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Obama Surrogate Ed Rendell Thinks Campaign “Went A Little Bit Too far With the Felony Business”

Former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell, who has been critical in the past of the Obama campaign’s attacks on Bain Capital, said Friday that he thinks the campaign may have gone a little bit too far with the “felony business.” Rendell was referring to Obama deputy campaign manager Stephanie Cutter. She had suggested last week, following a Boston Globe […]

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Washington Post Fact Checker Won’t Fact-Check Post Stories

Glenn Kessler, aka The Washington Post Fact Checker, informed readers that even though the Obama campaign had misinterpreted a recent Washington Post story on Bain Capital and outsourcing, he would not award any Pinocchios (his rating system for accuracy) to the Post for the actual story, since it was the interpretation of the Post story, and […]

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August 2012

8/9/2012 - Liberal Media Struggle to Defend Obama Campaign Ad

July 2012

7/17/2012 - David Axelrod Spins “Felon or Liar” Tactic about Romney on CNN

7/15/2012 - Obama Surrogate Ed Rendell Thinks Campaign “Went A Little Bit Too far With the Felony Business”

7/3/2012 - Washington Post Fact Checker Won’t Fact-Check Post Stories