In TV and radio ads two conservative groups greatly overstate the burden that the federal estate tax puts on heirs to a family farm or business.
Abortions rising under Bush? Not true. How that false claim came to be – and lives on.
Sen. Specter attacks former House Republican Leader Armey as “just another paid lobbyist spreading disinformation” about his asbestos bill. Neither is telling the real story.
Millions are being spent on rival ads supporting and opposing two of President Bush’s most controversial judicial selections. Neither ad is completely accurate.
Contrary to a pro-Bush TV ad, Republicans share the blame for “empty courtrooms,” and delays are shorter now than they were before Bush.
Democrats call it a ‘cut.’ Compared to what?
Lobby groups fight like animals over health care costs — implausible statistics vs. fact-free stereotypes.
Democrats harness false assumptions to generate projections that individual Social Security accounts would be losers.
Liberal group’s ad features movie hero Jimmy Stewart. But historic reality was often ugly.
The group’s latest TV ad passes off Social Security’s problems as minor; claims Bush’s solution would demolish the program.