Keith Olbermann's file

Keith Olbermann is the host of Countdown with Keith Olbermann on MSNBC.

Recent stories featuring Keith Olbermann

Getting the facts straight about the Founding Fathers

Pundits and politicians get things wrong time and time again when they use the Founding Fathers to support their political views. In honor of the Fourth of July holiday, we review fact-checks from our archives and set the record straight.

Do polls show 'majority support' for health plan?

Obama aide claims lots of support. But a sampling of polls show that's a stretch.

Keith Olbermann and the 'top secret' Tweet

Political commentator Keith Olbermann says Rep. Pete Hoekstra's Tweets blew the cover on a "top-secret mission to Iraq." He Tweeted all right. But was the mission top secret?

Sorting out the truth on 'aggressive interrogation'

We examine whether Sen. Lindsey Graham is right about the Geneva Conventions and alleged terrorists, and whether Newt Gingirch flip-flopped on the issue.