Verified Politics – Bias and Credibility

Verified Politics - Left BiasFactual Reporting: Mixed - Not always Credible or Reliable


These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward liberal causes through story selection and/or political affiliation.  They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports and omit reporting of information that may damage liberal causes. Some sources in this category may be untrustworthy. See all Left Bias sources.

Factual Reporting: MIXED
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180

Verified Politics is a liberal news site. While the majority of the stories on Verified Politics are based in fact, they are written and weighted to a liberal viewpoint, with sensationalist headlines and heavily biased reporting. As with many similar sites on both the left and the right Verified Politics only barely escapes being labeled a Conspiracy site by the grain of truth at the core of their stories. Verified Politics clickbait-style journalism and heavy bias earn them a Left Bias rating. A factual search reveals two failed fact checks here and here. (D. Kelley 10/12/2017) Updated (5/30/2019)

Update: Verified Politics is now known as Washington Press. (6/7/2018)


Last Updated on July 1, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check

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