Politifact.Com: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Politifact.Com related to Climate Change. This domain may have published content supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this domain as having published content suggesting contextual association with Climate Change.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   119
News Count (W/Clustered)   110 (92.44%)
Distinct Stories   108
Blog Count   5 (4.20%)
Tweet Count   3 (2.52%)
Shared Tweet Count   3
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   1.20
Combined Polarization   6.56
Combined Activity   2.25
Combined Personalization   2.25
News Tone   1.15
Blog Tone   3.77
Tweet Tone   -1.45
First Seen   4/8/2009
Last Seen   12/28/2013
News/Social Ratio  92.44%
Attention/Loyalty  104 / 3158 days (3.29%)
Domain Type   News
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

2.61% (3)
0.87% (1)
88.70% (102)
54.78% (63)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

Barack Obama   51.26% (61)
Truth-O-Meter Flip-O-Meter   23.53% (28)
George W Bush   10.92% (13)
Rick Perry   10.92% (13)
Henry Waxman   10.08% (12)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Environmental Protection Agency   14.29% (17)
National Oceanic   8.40% (10)
Heritage Foundation   7.56% (9)
Energy Information Administration   6.72% (8)
Congressional Budget Office   6.72% (8)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   21.01% (25)
Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia   6.72% (8)
White House, District Of Columbia, United States   5.88% (7)
Copenhagen, KAvn*, Denmark   4.20% (5)
Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan   3.36% (4)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
United States   16.81% (104)
United Kingdom   16.81% (13)
China   16.81% (12)
Russia   16.81% (8)
Georgia   16.81% (6)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Sankt-Peterburg, Russia   5.88% (7)
KAvn*, Denmark   4.20% (5)
Kyoto, Japan   3.36% (4)
Oc,    1.68% (2)
Al Qahirah, Egypt   1.68% (2)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

District Of Columbia, United States   26.05% (31)
Washington, United States   24.37% (29)
New York, United States   17.65% (21)
California, United States   16.81% (20)
Texas, United States   16.81% (20)

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Outlet Location Countries

Russia   16.81% (108)
United States   16.81% (1)



The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

KQED_CapNotes   0.84% (1)[Profile]
CandidateObama   0.84% (1)[Profile]
ToTellTheTruth   0.84% (1)[Profile]

Clustered Twitterers

The following Twitterers tend to tweet copies of the same story from other domains:

KQED_CapNotes   0.84% (1)[Profile]
CandidateObama   0.84% (1)[Profile]
ToTellTheTruth   0.84% (1)[Profile]


Top News Outlets

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following news outlets:

Politifact.Com   90.76% (108)
Miamiherald.Com   0.84% (1)
Power-Eng.Com   0.84% (1)

Top Blogs

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following blogs:

Politifact.Com   4.20% (5)

News Articles

All 110 news articles:


U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says most Republicans agree Earth is warming; tea party accounts for most denial | PolitiFact Rhode Island

...... say there is 'no solid evidence' the earth is warming." Sheldon Whitehouse on Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 in a speech on the Senate floor During his weekly floor speeches on climate change, U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse has been promoting the idea that congressional Republicans who blocked climate change legislation are out of touch with Republicans throughout the United States. On ......

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Tone: 3.94%
Pol: 8.02%
Act: 22.16%
Per: 1.17%
Que: 2.78%
Exc: 0.00%

Scientific consensus remains that the planet is warming | PolitiFact Texas

...... planet as not warming. Smitherman, a candidate for Texas attorney general, responded to Republican activist Donna Garner in a Nov. 17, 2013, email: "Donna, I have been battling this global warming hoax for 6 years now. The earth is not warming…" A day later, Garner included his comment in an email blast to recipients including reporters. That claim by Smitherman, who also chairs ......

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Tone: 0.82%
Pol: 5.65%
Act: 22.52%
Per: 1.24%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 1.03%

PolitiFact Rhode Island | U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says most young Republicans think poorly of climate change deniers

...... Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) has now made 50 speeches on the floor of the U.S. Senate urging his colleagues and other Americans to "wake up" about the issue of climate change. He has railed against global warming skeptics, many of them Republicans who say that the planet is not warming or, if it is, the warming isn't caused by human activity. During his Nov. 13 speech , he argued that "the ......

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Tone: -1.92%
Pol: 8.24%
Act: 23.59%
Per: 1.24%
Que: 2.56%
Exc: 0.00%

PolitiFact Rhode Island | R.I. coastal official says rising sea levels from climate change could swamp Waterplace Park in Providence and Wickford village

...... top climate scientists issued its latest assessment of the problem Friday, warning of potentially catastrophic consequences unless significant measures are taken to reduce greenhouse gases, especially carbon dioxide. Among other things, the report -- a summary of a longer study to be issued Monday -- warned that if emissions aren’t reduced, global sea levels could rise ......

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Tone: 1.22%
Pol: 5.12%
Act: 23.39%
Per: 0.61%
Que: 9.09%
Exc: 0.00%

PolitiFact | McConnell links Obama to war on coal

...... The unveiling of proposed regulations to limit greenhouse gas emissions from new power plants stirred up protests that the administration is waging "a war on coal." Under these rules, newly built coal-fired facilities could not release more than 1,100 pounds of carbon dioxide per megawatt-hour. The most advanced plant today releases over 1,600 pounds. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, ......

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Tone: -1.78%
Pol: 6.95%
Act: 27.84%
Per: 1.91%
Que: 3.80%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 5 blog posts:


PolitiFact | Mailbag: 'Everybody gets one chance to be royally wrong'

...... that came up in our fact check of a claim by Rep. Jim Bridenstine, R-Okla. We gave a rating of Mostly False to the claim that President Barack Obama "spends 30 times as much money on global warming research as he does on weather forecasting and warning." "We just wanted to flag that the link between climate change and tornadoes is weak, at best. We recently dinged a few Democrats for ......

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Tone: 2.04%
Pol: 8.26%
Act: 25.64%
Per: 4.08%
Que: 7.50%
Exc: 7.50%

PolitiFact | Is Obama spending 30 times more on climate change research than weather forecasting?

...... Is President Barack Obama focusing on climate change to the detriment of today’s (and tomorrow’s) weather? Freshman Rep. Jim Bridenstine, R-Okla., thinks so. During a House floor speech on June 11, 2013, Bridenstine said he’s ready to accept Obama’s "apology" for spending too much on climate change research. "Here’s what we absolutely know," Bridenstine said. ......

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Tone: 4.95%
Pol: 8.67%
Act: 27.86%
Per: 6.81%
Que: 5.26%
Exc: 0.00%

Attack ad says Newt Gingrich aligned with Dems on <b>global warming</b>

...... and took $1.6 million from Freddie Mac, before it helped cause the economic meltdown. Newt supports amnesty for illegal immigrants, and teamed with Nancy Pelosi and Al Gore on global warming. Maybe that’s why George Will calls him the least conservative candidate. Check the facts at" The ad, airing in December 2011 in Florida and Iowa, is paid for by a political ......

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Tone: 2.45%
Pol: 4.65%
Act: 21.05%
Per: 4.28%
Que: 3.03%
Exc: 0.00%

PolitiFact | Mitt Romney's views on <b>climate change</b> have changed <b>...</b>


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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 1.44%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 100%
Exc: 100%

PolitiFact | No. 343: Improve <b>climate change</b> data records


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Tone: 9.42%
Pol: 10.87%
Act: 25.36%
Per: 8.70%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


All 3 tweets:
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...#1goaliwillneverforget Tackling climate change with cap and trade. Al Gore can vouch for me on this.

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(06/24/2011 at 08:54:00 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 24.00%
Per: 4.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Politifact: Carly Fiorina's attack ad on Boxer & global warming is a "pants on fire...major distortion." #casen...

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(06/06/2010 at 3:39:14 pm)
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Tone: -4.35%
Pol: 4.35%
Act: 17.39%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Climate change e-mails and Copenhagen: For climate change skeptics, the timing could not have been better.Just ..

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 9.09%
Act: 31.82%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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