What happens when factcheckers become tools of a Presidential campaign? They step into the place of actual journalism, even when that step puts them squarely at odds with investigative reporters who actually report facts sometimes. The Washington Post’s recent article on Bain Capital and Mitt Romney’s role in outsourcing jobs to India and elsewhere confirmed […]


Looks like Fleckman is walking back some of his ownership of the right-wing talking points. Yet, they’re still factually incorrect. When I published my original post calling him out on them, I was accused of attributing modified talking points to him. Let’s get that factual error out of the way first. If you read my […]