Michael Wagner from United States


Michael Wagner

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Experience

Journalist, 1991-1994 KMHL, Marshall, MN, 1994-1998 KRNU, Lincoln, NE, 1998-1999 NewsRadio 1470 WMBD, Peoria, IL, 1999-2000 NewsRadio 1110KFAB, Omaha, NE/Fact checking: I publish the fact-checking site The Observatory (observatory.journalism.wisc.edu)


Conflict of Interest Statement

I am a co-publisher of The Observatory, a fact-checking site at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a site where student fact-checks of state and local politics are published.


Languages covered

English


Countries covered

United States


@prowag 6 applications assessed


Applications Assessed

Check Your Fact
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The Washington Post Fact Checker
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Fully compliant 10
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Climate Feedback
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Politifact
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The Washington Post Fact-Checker
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Fully compliant 11
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The Walrus Fact-Checking
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