Friday, December 19th, 2014
Former Vice President Dick Cheney criticized the Senate CIA torture report in an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press."

Lots of fiction, few facts in discussion of torture report

PunditFact and our partners fact-check rhetoric from talking heads and politicians about a Senate committee's report on brutal CIA interrogation methods.

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False

A very misleading characterization

False

Scientific consensus says otherwise

Pants on Fire!

Even key critics of fluoridation run from this claim

Half-True

Shank

Half-True

No requirements on data collection

Mostly False

Immigrants have done well but not that well

True

Right on both counts

Mostly True

Whites tend to kill whites as well