senate-leadership-fund

Political leanings: Conservative/Republican 2022 Spending: $291 Million The Senate Leadership Fund is a Republican super PAC that was established in 2015 by allies of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. The group says its purpose is “to build a Republican Senate majority.” Its president is Steven Law, who served as McConnell’sContinue Reading

factcheck.org-wins-fourth-sigma-delta-chi-award

FactCheck.org has won the 2023 Sigma Delta Chi award for fact-checking from the Society of Professional Journalists. This is our third win in the fact-checking category and our fourth award from SPJ overall. This year’s awards were announced on July 9. Our winning entry was Deputy Managing Editor Robert Farley’sContinue Reading

mbfc’s-daily-vetted-fact-checks-for-07/11/2024

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check Media Bias Fact Check selects and publishes fact checks from around the world. We only utilize fact-checkers who are either a signatory of the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) or have been verified as credible by MBFC. Further, we review each factContinue Reading

introducing-the-climate-science-desk,-science-feedback’s-new-portal-to-help-journalists-verify-climate-claims

Supported by the Climate Misinformation Grant Program from the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) at the Poynter Institute, Science Feedback is launching the Climate Science Desk, an initiative aimed at helping fact-checkers and journalists connect with scientists to review the veracity of climate change-related claims. The Climate Science Desk features aContinue Reading