Fact-checking the vice presidential debate

The vice presidential debate Thursday night began on a somber note, then quickly turned to lively attacks — with both candidates stretching the truth. Full Story »

Posted by Pamela Hogle - via PolitiFact
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Subjects: Politics
Topics: Joe Biden, Paul Ryan
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Posted by: Posted by Pamela Hogle - Oct 12, 2012 - 12:45 AM PDT
Reviewed by: Dwight Rousu (review)
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Edited by: Pamela Hogle - Oct 12, 2012 - 8:38 AM PDT

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by Dwight Rousu - Oct. 12, 2012

Seems to bend over backwards to avoid calling vacuous Romney/ryan claims lies.

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