Complaint to the IFCN regarding PolitiFact, January 2019

complaint to the international fact-checking network about PolitiFact

In January 2019 (likely Jan. 23, 2019 based on its edit history) we sent a complaint to the International Fact-Checking Network regarding PolitiFact’s failure to adhere to an open and honest corrections policy. The message detailed PolitiFact’s failure to support its conclusion that President Trump had contradicted himself on the subject of Mexico paying by check for the proposed U.S. border wall. The message likewise noted PolitiFact’s inaction after having the mistake pointed out.

The text of the message follows in .pdf format:

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