Fact Checking In Broadcast News

Drawing on Annenberg Public Policy Center research conducted over a period of more than 20 years, this FlackCheck.org video “Guide to Fact Checking On-Air and Online” shows how to minimize the power of the political ads aired in news reports and increase the effectiveness of ad watches.

“A Guide to Effective Fact Checking” (PDF)

Patterns of Deception-2012

Deception Log for Station Managers

Fact Sheet on FCC Regulations (PDF)

Study Results (PDF)