Category: Fact Checkers

Fact-checking the New York Democratic debate

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled in Brooklyn in the ninth Democratic primary debate, leaving no feelings spared and no attacks unused. The candidates shirked their usual congeniality and tussled over their approaches to foreign policy, Wall Street regulation, raising…

Mailbag: ‘You blew this one, and badly’

As Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders continue to battle it out for the Democratic presidential nomination, readers have had lots to say about our recent fact-checks of the two Democratic hopefuls. Here’s a selection of recent messages from readers. They…

Fact-checking the April 10 Sunday shows

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday that he didn’t really mean to question Democratic rival and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s qualifications for president. Just her judgment, which Sanders said is "clearly lacking." NBC Meet the Press moderator Chuck…