Of Stats & Foreigners

           October 27, 2008:                 —Campaign Silly Season—   —As we move closer to election day, television pundits tend to reach into their grab-bag of election clichés and weigh thick with prognostications, excuses and what have you. About the worst of this highly predictable behavior is the use […]

Setting the Record Straight is a blog first created in 2007 by and for journalists who spent careers as reporters covering the federal government in Washington, D.C.  The blog was done to correct all of the misinformation and downright lies that were influencing the public thanks to the expansion of the Internet and the number […]