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The WSJ has published op-eds from 10 writers without disclosing their roles as advisers to Mitt Romney's presidential campaign:

TAKE ACTION: Tell The Wall Street Journal to Disclose Campaign Officials

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Fox Adopts GOP Analysis Of Polling Data To Inflate Obama Disapproval:

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How Fox News tries to mislead its viewers by grabbing whatever numbers they find most convenient to fit their narrative:

In this graphic Fox suggests government spending increased from 3.2% of the economy when Bush left office to an average of 23.8% under Obama.

What Fox really did was compare the level of deficits under Bush to overall spending under Obama -- two completely different measures of government spending.

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REPORT: CBS and NBC Evening News Shows Ignore Importance of Supreme Court In Election Coverage

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“You can’t be on top for as long as the Fox News Channel has been on top and sell a product that’s inferior or dishonest. It’s impossible in this country.” -- Bill O'Reilly on Fox News

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"It's a business. And it's operating as a business. And once upon a time you and I actually thought journalism was a calling." --Ted Koppel to Bill O’Reilly, on ‘ideological’ news coverage

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10 Scientists Who Have Criticized Fox's Climate Coverage:

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Why won't the WSJ acknowledge its Karl Rove ties?
Read more on this very important question:

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Fox News misleading climate coverage chart. Full study:

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Bill O'Reilly tries to explain Obama's lead in a Fox News poll. By blaming the internet.


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Get the full story on why right-wing media figures are saying "So long stars and stripes," and why their anger is misplaced:

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With "47 Percent," Romney Campaigns As The Fox News Candidate:

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VIDEO: Even John McCain is calling out Fox News for their rampant fear-mongering over Libya

This goes to show holding media accountable for their lies and distortions doesn't have to be a partisan issue.

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What are right-wing media figures saying about the impoverished and those on welfare?

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New Research Continues To Diminish The Right-Wing Media's Voter ID Argument:

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  • 33 Fox Scrambles Timeline To Excuse Romney's Embassy Statement

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O'Reilly's Accidental Support For Planned Parenthood Funding:

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The Members Of Romney's Campaign Who Work For Fox News: Elaine Chao, John Bolton, Walid Phares, Pete Snyder

Get the Rundown:

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Always Look On The Anti-Obama Side Of Life:

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Fox News confuses the security of the president with the right to vote:

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