Public Editor

Fact-check both sides

Readers often point out to me when they think their own party is getting too much scrutiny, or the other side of the aisle is getting off easy in The Star. But here's one who doesn't seem to have a dog in the fight when it comes to the major parties:

"I noticed that you did a fact checker for the Obama (State of the Union address). Why did you not do one for the two Republican responses? They were both basically non-factual."

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