Washington Post Fact-Check Backfires: Refutes Republicans ‘Endorsed’ Clinton, Not That She’s ‘Dishonest, Corrupt, Incompetent’

In a story covering Robert and Rebekah Mercer’s alleged role in brokering the Ted Cruz endorsement of Donald Trump, the Washington Post chose to selectively fact-check a statement from the influential conservative donors, and the results are–no doubt inadvertently–quite unflattering to Hillary Clinton.