Admin officials plug misleading claims about job creation by Biden $2.2T spending plan

Laffer Associates chairman discusses president’s proposed tax hikes and their threat to the economy. Senior Biden administration officials recently made misleading claims about how many jobs would potentially be created…

Senate Republicans demand second hearing for Biden DOJ pick Gupta after ‘misleading’ comments’

Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee have called for President Biden’s pick for associate attorney general, Vanita Gupta, to return for a second round of hearings to answer for “misleading statements.” All…

Twitter silent as Louis Farrakhan’s misleading COVID-19 vaccine claims go unchecked

A Twitter post by the Nation of Islam linking to a video where its leader, Louis Farrakhan, claims the coronavirus vaccine is deadly has remained on Twitter since March 1. Twitter has yet to take…

Twitter unveils ‘Birdwatch,’ a ‘community-driven approach’ to combat misleading information

Twitter on Monday unveiled a new “community-driven approach” to misleading information on its platform, allowing users to add notes to tweets they believe are false in an attempt to “add context”…

Twitter removes Iran supreme leader’s ‘misleading’ tweet on US COVID-19 vaccines, in line with new policy

Twitter has removed a tweet from Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in line with the platform’s latest policy against misinformation surrounding COVID-19 vaccines, after he claimed the United States’ and…