Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
George Will on "Fox News Sunday" Oct. 19, 2014.

PunditFact fact-checks the Oct. 19 news shows

One pundit criticized the media for Ebola fear-mongering, another claimed the virus could spread through the air.

 

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False

Education spending a major campaign theme

Mostly False

Ebola is the bigger humanitarian crisis

Pants on Fire!

Patrick evidently helped put money into budget

Mostly True

Yes, though not all in Wisconsin

True

Rhode Island among few

Half-True

Most mutations go nowhere

Pants on Fire!

Once again, fake news passed off as real

Mostly False

Census data tells the tale

True

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