The latest multimillion-dollar attack ad from Crossroads GPS claims President Obama broke a promise to not increase taxes for families making less than $250,000 a year. That’s almost entirely false. [...]
The BBC brings news that some politicians in Spain are huffily calling this get-out-the-vote video "misleading." The video is the work of the Young Socialists in Catalonia. The title translates [...]
Q: Can people be sued for false political advertising?
A: Targets of false ads rarely sue. Libel law makes it practically impossible for candidates to collect damages, even if they should win.