Brooks Jackson

Factcheck.org: Sliming Pelosi

Internet rumormongers spread misinformation about her husband, her tax plans, her plane rides and a "mental deficiency."

Factcheck.org: Our Disinformed Electorate

We saw more aggressive fact-checking by journalists in this election than ever before. Unfortunately, as a post-election Annenberg Public Policy Center poll confirms, millions of voters were bamboozled anyway.

Factcheck.org: Saddleback Bloopers

Obama makes misleading claims about ethics legislation and abortion at a church-sponsored forum. McCain exaggerates his tax-cut proposals.

Factcheck.org: Straining a Point

An Obama ad says he'll "fast-track alternatives" to imported oil. Actually, his plan is a 10-year proposal with no guarantees.

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