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FOIA: PolitiFactNC More Interested In Narrative Than Fact

Last Friday evening, PolitiFactNC dropped a ‘fact check’ on a tweet by Lt. Governor Dan Forest written by News and Observer’s Will Doran.

While PolitiFactNC found the statement to be false, a closer examination proved the Lt. Governor’s statement was actually true. PolitiFactNC earned its first Pants On Fire rating.

I followed up and did a Freedom of Information Act request submitted the Lt. Governor’s office for any conversations Doran had with that office for the article. Continue reading

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PolitifactNC Gets Its ‘First Pants On Fire’ – #ncpol #hb2

Friday evening, the News and Observer’s Will Doran decided a tweet sent out by Lt. Governor Dan Forest was worth doing a fact check on.

Someone’s pants are on fire here, but it’s not the Lt. Governor’s. Continue reading

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