MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow schools Politifact of how to properly identify true versus false.
This is an Open Thread.
Oct 02 2010
I like Numbers, Statistics, Facts.
They have a way of cutting through the Rhetoric.
Facts have a way of lifting the “fog of inaction”.
So, it is within that context of “fog clearing”, I present to you …
The Obameter: Tracking Obama’s Campaign Promises
PolitiFact.com — St Petersburg Times
2009 Pulitizer Prize Winner
PolitiFact has compiled more than 500 promises that Barack Obama made during the campaign and is tracking their progress on our Obameter.
The Obameter Scorecard
* Promise Kept 122
* Compromise 39
* Promise Broken 22
* Stalled 82
* In the Works 238