This scorecard shows the ratings for statements made on air by MSNBC and NBC personalities and their pundit guests. Rulings do not include statements made on air by politicians or paid spokespeople.
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Tower of Babble
The Trump campaign "didn’t know" that Natalia Veselnitskaya "was a representative of the Russian government. ... I don't even know if they knew she was Russian at the time."
on Monday, August 20th, 2018
Primary votes don't translate to November wins
"There’s no correlation between primary turnout and wins in the fall in the last 11 elections."
on Sunday, March 6th, 2016
Most of the failed co-ops didn't last five years.
Obamacare insurance cooperative failures "should be expected" because they're like any business, and "when you start businesses in America, at the fifth year, half of the businesses have closed."
on Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Polling's tough but it's not this bad yet
Pollsters say "don't actually believe our own data" and Gallup stopped primary polling "because they don't trust their methodology."
on Monday, October 12th, 2015
Analysis is about where people bought guns, not if they bought legally
About "3 percent of murders and crimes are committed with guns from people who actually (legally) purchase those guns."
on Monday, October 5th, 2015
Long time gay rights supporter
Says "Bernie Sanders was there when it came to (same-sex) marriage 20 years ago. ... He was there when it wasn't popular."
on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015
The treaty does nothing of the sort
Under the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty "enrichment has been limited to basically the weapons states."
on Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
Crime bill gets some, not all, blame
"The policy mistakes that ... the Clintons made got us, in large degree, to the situation that we are in today with mass incarceration."
on Tuesday, August 25th, 2015
GOP won women by 1 percentage point in '88
"The Republican presidential nominee hasn’t won women since 1988."
on Sunday, August 9th, 2015
Not a significant rewrite
"Fox changed around their poll eligibility criteria on the day they announced who is in and out of their debate."
on Thursday, August 6th, 2015
Huevos rancheros for thought
"The majority of the Hispanic population and the growth (of the population) is U.S.-born."
on Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
The numbers, like elections in Florida, are close
In Florida, "the number of voters who now register as ‘other’ has grown by a million in the last 10 years. Compare that with the Democrats, who only grew by 300,000 and the Republicans who grew by just 200,000."
on Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
The games are back
Says Amazon has removed "an educational game about Gettysburg."
on Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
The reason -- like the flag itself -- is up for some debate
The Confederate battle flag in South Carolina was first flown at the statehouse in 1961. "It was flown as a symbol of massive resistance to racial desegregation."
on Monday, June 22nd, 2015
A label yes, but no "S"
The Texas Senate "approved a bill to put a special label on the insurance cards of anyone who bought a plan through Obamacare" that includes the letter "S" for subsidy.
on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
Moms matter, but this stat is wrong
"Two-thirds of American families rely on the mother's income to stay above the poverty level."
on Monday, May 11th, 2015
Bubba must be listening
"When we moved into the White House, we had the lowest net worth of any family since Harry Truman."
on Thursday, May 7th, 2015
The clip isn't as damning as Scarborough suggests
Says the Clintons "burst through their own self-pronounced guidelines" by accepting foreign donations. "There is a clip of Bill Clinton saying we're not going to take foreign donations."
on Monday, May 4th, 2015
Unreported, yes. But Algeria wasn't on terror list
Algeria "wanted to be taken off of the terror list" at the time it made an unreported donation to the Clinton Foundation.
on Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
That recession thing was probably important too
"America has lost over 50,000 manufacturing factories on other trade deals."
on Thursday, April 23rd, 2015