Category: The Daily Caller

EXCLUSIVE: Top Biden EPA Nominee May Have ‘Violated’ Key Ethics Pledge, Watchdogs Say

Joseph Goffman, a top Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) official, could have violated a key federal ethics pledge after using his government role to grant favors to former university colleagues, watchdogs... Read More... “EXCLUSIVE: Top Biden EPA Nominee May Have ‘Violated’ Key Ethics Pledge, Watchdogs Say”

Former Republican Governor Wins Florida Democratic Primary

Former Republican governor and current Democratic Rep. Charlie Crist of Florida has defeated Democratic Commissioner of Agriculture Nikki Fried in Florida’s Democratic gubernatorial primary, according to PBS News. Crist won... Read More... “Former Republican Governor Wins Florida Democratic Primary”

FACT CHECK: Did Florida Ban To ‘Killing A Mockingbird’ From Its Schools?

A post shared on Facebook claims Florida banned “To Kill A Mockingbird” from its schools. Verdict: False There is no evidence to suggest that Florida has banned “To Kill A... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Florida Ban To ‘Killing A Mockingbird’ From Its Schools?”

Businesses Make More Cuts In August, Signaling An Increasingly Weakening Economy

Preliminary data from S&P’s Purchasing Managers’ Index, a prominent measure of business activity, indicates that U.S. businesses are cutting activity at the highest rate in more than two years. The... Read More... “Businesses Make More Cuts In August, Signaling An Increasingly Weakening Economy”

FACT CHECK: Did Ron DeSantis Recently Tour Guantanamo Bay?

A post shared on Facebook claims Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis made an unexpected visit to Guantanamo Bay Aug. 20. Verdict: False There is no evidence to suggest DeSantis made... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Ron DeSantis Recently Tour Guantanamo Bay?”

FACT CHECK: Is The CDC Pushing For A Hybrid COVID-Monkeypox Vaccine?

A post shared on Facebook claims the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking to create a “hybrid” COVID-19 and monkeypox vaccine. Verdict: False There is no evidence... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Is The CDC Pushing For A Hybrid COVID-Monkeypox Vaccine?”

‘Irrefutable And Completely Enraging’: New York Times Staffers Accuse Their Bosses Of Racism

New York Times journalists belonging to NewsGuild, a journalist union, released a report conducted which found racial disparities in workers’ performance evaluations, prompting several employees at the outlet to publicly... Read More... “‘Irrefutable And Completely Enraging’: New York Times Staffers Accuse Their Bosses Of Racism”

FACT CHECK: Did Donald Trump Say ‘You Can’t Trust A Guy Named Weisselberg’?

A post shared on Facebook claims former President Donald Trump said on social media platform Truth Social that “You can’t trust a guy named Weisselberg–know what I mean?” Verdict: False... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Donald Trump Say ‘You Can’t Trust A Guy Named Weisselberg’?”

DeSantis Bars Florida Fund Managers From Using ESG In State Pension Investments

Florida Gov. Ron Desantis passed a resolution Tuesday to ban state fund managers from considering environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) when managing state funds. “This update to the fiduciary... Read More... “DeSantis Bars Florida Fund Managers From Using ESG In State Pension Investments”

EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Rand Paul Demands NIH Preserve All Documents, Communications In Fauci’s Possession

Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul sent a letter Tuesday to the National Institute of Health (NIH) calling on them to preserve all documents and communications within Dr. Anthony Fauci’s possession... Read More... “EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Rand Paul Demands NIH Preserve All Documents, Communications In Fauci’s Possession”