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Reality Check: Did the FBI know about Boston bombing beforehand?

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Tonight we are learning more about the Boston Marathon bombing tonight and yet there are still so many questions that have not been answered.

The biggest question of course, who is behind it?

Could it be that the FBI knows more about this attack than they are letting on?  Could they have known about the attack before hand?

Ben is looking back at some recent history in order to look forward in a Reality Check.


Full Disclosure: “Rand Paul’s 13 Hours That Changed Public Opinion”

Top 2: The Biggest Threat To Electoral System You’ve Never Heard Of

Ben Swann Interviews Christina Tobin of Free and Equal Elections about top 2. Prop 121 in Arizona was defeated last November after this interview but now Top 2 is now spreading to Montana. Learn more at


Reality Check: VP Biden, “No law abiding citizens fears 2nd amendment infringement”

Hundreds of people turned out across the Tri-State this weekend for what was billed as a “Day of Resistance.”

These are peace protests in support of the second amendment.
Are these people really concerned about their second amendment rights? Vice President Joe Biden says “No.” True or False?


Ben Swann: #LibertyIsRising [Awesome Video]

Reality Check: Growing national divide over guns and gun control

At no time in recent history has the country been so dramatically divided over the issue of guns.

Unprecedented new laws are being proposed across the nation and gun owners are taking very vocal stands.


Reality Check: Are Sequestration Cuts As Big As Congress and White House Are Making Them Out To Be?

Wednesday, the Pentagon informed Congress that if automatic spending cuts are allowed to take effect on March 1st, 800,000 workers will be furloughed. And that is just the beginning.


Full Disclosure: Does CIA Director Nominee John Brennan Not Believe in “Absolute Human Rights”


Ben Swann Full Disclosure takes a look by CIA Director nominee John Brennan’s statements from the past about absolute human rights and his current role in coordinating U.S. drone strikes

Reality Check: Should LAPD get to decide if Chris Dorner is taken dead or alive?

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Quadruple-murder suspect Christopher Dorner is believed to be dead tonight after being holed up inside a cabin in Big Bear, California.

A fire broke out after police broke the windows to the cabin and fired tear gas into the building. A gunshot was also fired around that time.

Tonight, news media in California are confirming a body has been found inside that cabin.

Now, we are asking the question: Was taking Dorner alive an option?

Ben has the reality check you won’t see anywhere else.


Full Disclosure: Obama’s Litmus test on weeding out top Military Brass who are unwilling to fire upon Americans [Video]

Ben Swann Full Disclosure conducts a one on one interview with Dr. Jim Garrow who claims the Obama administration is weeding out top military brass who are unwilling to fire upon Americans. Ben talks with Dr. Garrow and asks viewers questions.

Reality Check: CNN’s Wolf Blitzer wrong about power of executive orders?

(FOX19) – Last week Reality Check told you about county sheriff’s from across the nation saying they will not enforce any Presidential executive orders that violate the Second Amendment.

But can sheriffs really do that? At least one CNN anchor says “no.”

Ben has the Reality Check you won’t see anywhere else.


Reality Check: Should federal ban on hemp production be lifted?

(FOX19) – Could a federal ban on hemp production soon be lifted? One of Americas most powerful Senators is now backing that idea and throwing his support behind a bill that could mean an economic boom for Kentucky. So what exactly is hemp and what has it been banned in the United States in the first place? Ben has the Reality Check you won’t see anywhere else.


Ben Swann: Danny Glover Claim vs History of Racism and Gun Control

Ben takes a look at a claim by actor Danny Glover that the “genesis of the second amendment” is to protect slave owners. What is the real history of racism and gun control laws?

Only The Free Own Guns. Slaves Don’t!

Ben Swann Reality Check: Growing Movement of County Sheriffs Saying They Will Not Enforce Federal Law That Violates 2nd Amendment

(FOX19) -Earlier this week President Obama met with law enforcement from around the nation to talk about stricter gun control laws.

The hope is that with the backing of law enforcement, Congress will push through new laws the President has been calling for.

But what about law enforcement not behind the President’s plan? There is a growing movement of county sheriffs saying they will not enforce any federal law that violates the Second Amendment.

Ben has the Reality Check you won’t see anywhere else.


Ben Swann Reality Check: Stock market near record highs, so what does that say about the economy?

(FOX19) -The stock market has had some very good days lately.

In fact, last Friday the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index closed above 1,500.

It is the first time that has happened since the start of the great recession in 2007.

So is this a sign that the economy is on its way back?

Ben has the Reality Check.