24 Fact Checks From the Second Presidential Debate


In Sunday night’s presidential debate, there were more than a dozen falsehoods and inaccuracies. NBC News and our friends at PolitiFact checked out the candidate’s claims, and here’s what we found.

[]Trump said he didn’t urge people to “check out a sex tape” about former Miss Universe Alicia Machado. He did.
]Trump said health care costs are going up by 68 percent, 59 percent, 71 percent. The national estimate ranges are far lower. *So one takes insurance rises from various places and claim they are wrong because the average is something else. Back when I was in high school I had one class where we were talking statistics well the average family was made up of 2.3 people. **
[]Trump said Clinton “acid washed” her private email server. She didn’t. She used an app called Bleachbit, not a corrosive chemical.
]Trump said Clinton doesn’t know Russia hacked the DNC. U.S. intelligence has said they very likely did.
[]Trump said Clinton got a man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl “off” his charges. She didn’t.The Washington Free Beacon recently obtained audio from a 1980s interview with Clinton
in which she concedes some admittedly disquieting information about how she was able to seize on loopholes to minimize the sentence of the suspect, 41-year-old Thomas Alfred Taylor. Though he faced 30 years to life in prison, **Clinton negotiated a plea deal that sentenced him to just one year in county jail and four years of probation. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/hillary-clinton-stands-by-her-defense-of-1975-rape-suspect/
24 Fact Checks From the Second Presidential Debate - NBC News

And the hit pieces keep coming from the left. Politifact a well known left site with selective wording to claim things not really said or done.


> NBC News and our friends at PolitiFact

Or, “Clinton’s media cronies” twisting the facts. :zombie:


They’re scared…that’s why all the registering of the dead, illegals and felons is going on. When you do that to the voter base, you are affecting the nation…and you’re gonna have a nation of lawless people. The only silver lining is that eventually someone is going to be able to get close to the ones who did this to the nation in the first place.


I just saw that a new poll says that there a major shift & that Trump is losing again (35 to 46 or something like that). The sad thing is that I don’t trust any of that garbage that has been coming out. Just from the stories (slams) that I’ve seen about Trump it’s over board against him even for minor stuff. It’s just crazy & getting crazier all the time.


Well, take your pick:
1 One is committed to turning us into a totally socialist (at a minimum) nation, or
2 The other who will do what(?) for the country.

One is certain, & the other is “maybe”?

I, personally, opt for “the other”!!!:banghead:



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But it doesn’t matter. It was a long time ago… :wink:


You Libertarians always spoil it for the rest of us. ~grin~