Biden Red Sea

Biden's False Crime Stats: A Masterclass in Cherry-Picking Data

EDITOR'S NOTES

Joe Biden claims crime’s hit a 50-year low under his watch. Really, Joe? As cities bleed under a crime wave, mostly under Democrat rule, this feels like cherry-picking at its finest. Biden touts a drop in homicides like he’s turned the tide, but let’s be real: this “drop” smells more like creative accounting—less crime reporting, redefining what’s criminal—than any real change on the streets. It’s a slap in the face to those living the reality of these statistics daily. Biden’s playing fast and loose with the facts, crafting a narrative that’s as believable as a three-dollar bill.

Biden has claimed that during the Trump Administration, “America saw the largest increase in murders ever recorded,” while “Under the Biden-Harris Administration, there has been a significant decrease in crime — including one of the largest yearly declines in homicides ever.”

Respondents noted that Biden completely ignored a huge spike in violent crime in large, mostly Democrat run, cities.

Biden made the comments while touting a fact sheet on what he’s done to “fight crime.”

Others noted that the drop in overall crime can be attributed to a massive reduction in reporting of crime stats and simply making things that were previously criminal no longer crimes.

Meanwhile, when you glance at the news…

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This article originally appeared on Zero Hedge

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