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C4 News FactCheck Apr 16
I couldn’t have put it better.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 12
This one's going on the wall...
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 12
They've thought of that. They weight by region.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 12
Replying to @FactCheck
It makes a big difference how pollsters phrase the question - ie which Brexit outcomes people are asked to choose between. There are several polls in which a solid quarter or so of people consistently back No Deal - but there's been no surge of support for that option.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 12
We've recently heard a few politicians exaggerating how popular a "no deal" Brexit is with the public. Here's what the polling actually shows:
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 12
A trade deficit isn't a straightforward "loss" to the economy. And a surplus isn't a "profit". That's Trumpian economics. Have a look at this:
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
I can think of quite a few complications off the top of my head.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
I don't think we know yet, for the simple reason that some MPs who have been threatened haven't made it public. We don't have the full numbers.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
We've heard about MPs of both sexes receiving threats in recent months. Not sure what the gender balance is overall.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
Hi - sounds like people are being briefed with detailed figures on this. Could you share them with us? Thanks
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 10
This is actually very interesting...
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
Replying to @PirateBlade86
Right - but the question here is how much public support that option has. How do we do that without recourse to opinion polling? It's a genuine question: if you have an answer I am all ears.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
Replying to @PirateBlade86
Oh fantastic - what are they?
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
Replying to @PirateBlade86
You're unhappy with Jacob Rees Mogg for quoting them? Is there a better alternative?
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
Replying to @PirateBlade86
It's certainly not perfect, is it? But what better way is there to check public opinion?
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
Replying to @athanaseus
You read that very quickly, Adrian.
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 9
New on - how many people really want a No Deal Brexit?
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 8
Note the "change professions" bit. We need all kinds of people from different backgrounds and with different experiences...
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C4 News FactCheck Apr 8
Replying to @sim_dancingbear
You're right - it does happen to all of us.
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