Mailbag: ‘Your bias is apparent’

An unruly political season has produced a bounty of reader commentary. Here’s a sampling of recent emails from readers about our fact-checks, edited for space and clarity. *** Our most commented-upon recent topic was the False rating we gave to Bernie Sanders’ statement that "when you're white … you don't know what it's like to be poor." We heard it from both sides. Several readers said we cherry-picked the part of the quote to check. "He was making no reference to actual poverty levels," one reader wrote. "Rather, he was — albeit, poorly — continuing the details of his previously … >>More stories from National


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