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Progressive Ad Faces GOP Challenge

The Washington Post | Greg Sargent | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

When PolitiFact labeled the claim that the GOP voted to end Medicare its "Lie of the Year," this was seen as a big deal in Washington, because it sugg...

Politifact's Road To Salvation

Dan Froomkin | Posted 02.20.2012 | Media
Dan Froomkin

Yesterday, I sent an email to Politifact editor Bill Adair, expressing my horror over his group's decision to designate "Republicans voted to kill Medicare" as the "lie of the year." Today, I'm sending him a draft of what I imagine his explanation should look like.