Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Fix Is In: ‘Fact-checker’ Makes 13 Errors in a Single Clinton Cash ‘Fact-Check’

Politifact, in its analysis of the Uranium One/Rosatom/State Department story firstreported by the New York Times and based on research from the NYT bestseller Clinton Cash, ignores numerous key facts, conflates opinion for fact, deemphasizes other key facts, makes 13 errors, declares an incomplete donor record as complete, and takes the word of a major Clinton Foundation donor who has a demonstrable record of deceiving media outlets about basic facts in this deal. All of these errors curiously redound to the benefit of Hillary Clinton. READ MORE