The research was to find ways to control spread of HIV. The ad misleads by cherry pickking a handful of out-of-date votes to create the impression that
Simpson and Pelosi are in ideological lockstep. Suggesting any substantial
alliance between Simpson and Pelosi is ridiculous.
False statements on both sides played a part in the shocking loss by popular GOP House Majority Leader, Eric Cantor. Of particular concern was efforts to demonize any bipartisan effort toward immigration reform.
Nearly 92 percent of the House and Senate are Christian, compared to 73 percent of American adults. 57% are Protestant, 30% are Catholic, and 5% are Jewish. Twenty percent of Americans are unaffiliated, yet only .02% of congress are unaffiliated.
Politifact could not find a tally of conservative versus liberal complaints about troubles with Facebook. As for the algorithm, Facebook says there isn’t one. Users report violations and staff at Facebook review those reports.
The letter from Republican senators and the speech by Israeli Prime Minister contributed to the Ayatollah's belief that the US cannot be trusted.
Data for the most recent year, 2012, shows business closures at about what they were in 2005.
The percentage of firms that closed was quite high in 2009, but it
wasn’t the highest point, and more recently, it is in line with
Because it is so important that elected officials govern with true facts, and because we need to be able to trust our elected officials, we will highlight the overall record of some prominent politicians. Over 65% of Cruz statements were rated untrue. Only 17% of Cruz's 31 statements were true of mostly true.
That’s correct. The Saudi Arabian government’s policy bans the
construction of churches. Saudi Arabia is an outlier among predominantly
Charleston Mayor Joe Riley said, "Hate is the only reason someone would walk into a church and shoot people who were praying." But Fox News, Doocy says that the murder of nine people at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina is really an attack on faith. The gunman allegedly told the victims before the shooting, "You rape our
women and you're taking over our country. And you have to go."
Religious Right leader and “19 Kids and Counting” reality TV star, already scared by past abuse charges, now admits he was unfaithful to his wife after it was revealed that he had a paid account on
Ashley Madison, a website for people seeking extramarital affairs, while
he worked as a top FRC official.
Efforts to change sexual orientation have been deemed harmful by every scientific organization and have been blamed for many suicides. Now Illinois, California, New Jersey, Oregon and the District of Columbia have made it illegal.
The report says that Koch and other oil and gas pipeline companies caused destruction of wetlands south of New Orleans,
eliminating New Orleans' "natural protection, and exacerbating the damage done when Katrina hit, .They continue to oppose reform legislation.
In spite of a Supreme Court ruling on 8/31/15 saying that county clerk, Kim Davis, could not deny a marriage license to a gay couple, she continued to refuse saying she was guided by God's authority. There was no explanation about how God condoned her three marriages. The ACLU plans to levy fines.
Pastor, Kevin Swanson hosted an political event attended by 1700 people in Iowa, where he called for gays to be rounded up and killed. He quotes Bible verses out of context to support this murder.
On the stage with him were Ted Cruz, Bobby Jindil, and Mike Huckabee.