How we make the call
Truth Squad assigns five ratings to the political statements we review, in descending levels of accuracy:
This ad, that received a flagrant foul for the campaign of Brian Ellis in a tough West Michigan primary against incumbent U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, has been pulled from YouTube. Huh. We wonder why. Maybe because calling Amash "al-Qaeda's best friend in Congress" crossed a line, even for a primary fight.