Tag: Mailbag

Mailbag: 'You look ridiculous'

Once again, President Donald Trump has been the dominant topic in reader emails to PolitiFact, though we’ve found that Hillary Clinton remains on the minds of some readers as well. Here’s a sampling of reader emails over the past few…

Mailbag: The Comey Hearing

This week, readers sent us comments about former FBI Director James Comey, who testified before the Senate intelligence committee about private conversations he had with President Donald Trump regarding the agency’s Russia investigation. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some of…

Mailbag: Manufacturing Jobs and Fidel Castro

This week, readers sent us letters about President Barack Obama’s record on manufacturing jobs, and Sen. Ted Cruz’s claim that Obama praised the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some of the email we receive. Readers can…

Mailbag: Electoral College

Electoral College In reading your article [“The Reasons for the Electoral College, Feb. 11, 2008″] including the rationale for the Electoral College, I find that you give the wrong impression of why slaves were counted as 3/5 person, as if…

Mailbag: 'Your analysis is pathetic'

It’s been a long, hot summer, and some of our readers have expressed their frustration with us about our recent fact-checks. Here’s a sampling of reader comments, edited for space and clarity. Many readers took issue with our Mostly True…

Mailbag: PolitiFact is ‘wrong, wrong, wrong’

As the presidential primary season morphed into the general-election campaign, readers have showered PolitiFact with letters about fact-checks of the presumptive Democratic and Republican nominees, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Here’s a sampling of the emails we’ve received recently. ***…