Erik Wemple: virginia


Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 10/10/2013

AP’s McAuliffe retraction: How much time did reporter give the campaign?

And who would have thought that the “T.M.” in the indictment was “T.M.” the Virginia gubernatorial candidate?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:46 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, politics, Terry McAuliffe, Virginia

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Charge: Lefty media making ‘fools’ of Americans

Blog reader mad about media’s ‘left-wing’ preference.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:59 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  liberal media bias, left wing media, mitt romney media bias, barack obama media bias, virginia school romney photo, ap photo romney, romney photo kids

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 10/10/2012

AP says it ‘fell short’ with Romney photo caption

AP says it ‘fell short’ with Romney photo caption.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:39 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ap romney photo kids, ap photo romney, kids ap photo romney gaping, romney virginia ap photo kid, romney elementary school kids photo

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 07/23/2012

CNN host doesn’t want bio of Aurora suspect

Kurtz says he doesn’t want to know more about Aurora suspect.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:51 AM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  howard kurtz, cnn, aurora shooting, seung hui cho, virginia tech shootings, reliable sources

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 07/19/2012

Report: Republicans to hammer PolitiFact units on alleged bias

PolitiFact, get ready for more GOP inquiries.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:22 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politifact, politifact virginia, washington examiner, ohio, virginia, rhode island, tennessee, new jersey, georgia, oregon, florida, georgia, texas, wisconsin

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 07/12/2012

Media news derivatives: July 12

A roundup of media stories for July 12.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:33 AM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  republican party of virginia, politifact virginia, russian tv, propublica, newsosaur, nbc, microsoft, howard kurtz

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 07/11/2012

PolitiFacters respond to ‘weekend dump’ allegations

PolitiFact Virginia says it doesn’t scheme against Republicans

By Erik Wemple  |  06:00 PM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politifact Virginia, republican party of virginia, bias, rulings, rick thornton

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 07/11/2012

Virginia Republican Party to PolitiFact: Don’t bother ringing!

Virginia GOP won’t be speaking with state PolitiFact reporters

By Erik Wemple  |  05:35 PM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  republican party of virginia, politifact virginia, richmond times-dispatch, fact-checking, bias, rick thornton, dave rexrode

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 07/11/2012

Virginia Republican Party publishes huge attack paper on PolitiFact

86 pages of critique.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:55 PM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politifact virginia, virginia republican party, richmond times-dispatch, bias, rulings, truth-o-meter