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Corrections for 2021

The Washington Times strives for accuracy in our reporting and we welcome feedback from readers. We pledge to correct errors, appearing in print or online, in accordance with The Washington Times corrections policy available here. Contact us at corrections@washingtontimes.com to report any concerns. If a correction, clarification or editor's note is made, it will be noted on the story and published here, with the most recent corrections appearing at the top of the list.

The following corrections have been made by The Washington Times:

Correction: Brad Raffensperger's last name was misspelled in a previous version of this story. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/6/david-perdue-launches-primary-challenge-against-ge/

Correction: Due to an editing error, a previous version of this story misidentified Max Rose's political party. Mr. Rose is a Democrat.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/6/max-rose-runs-rematch-house-race-new-york-republic/

Correction: An earlier version of the story misidentified the publication Penn Today.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/5/transgender-swimmer-lia-thomas-smashes-womens-reco/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported the location of the strip club Hunter Biden reportedly frequented. It was in Washington, D.C.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/biden-christmas-display-omits-stocking-hunters-out/

Correction: Sydney was misspelled in an earlier version of the story.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/joe-biden-democracy-summit-invite-list-proves-divi/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect the correct dollar amount included in the spending bill for the State Department to process Afghan evacuees.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/afghanistan-evacuation-price-tag-rises-7-billion/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled the name of Holston United Methodist Home for Children.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/christian-childrens-home-sues-biden-administration/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misattributed the source of the Baptist News Global report.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/30/former-southern-baptist-head-merritt-quits-seminar/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated Mr. Manchin's position on vaccine mandates for federal employees and the private sector. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/manchin-wont-rule-out-backing-gop-effort-defund-va/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported Janice Dean's position at Fox News Channel. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/2/janice-dean-whose-advocacy-helped-oust-ny-gov-cuom/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect Scherzer's contract figure with the Nationals in 2015. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/29/max-scherzer-join-new-york-mets-massive-free-agent/

Correction: An earlier version of this story suggested Rep. Greene was stripped of her committee posts because of offensive tweets. It was for offensive Facebook posts.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/29/boebert-omar-feud-explodes-failed-makeup-call/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Mr. Lenkowsky's surname.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/29/salvation-army-pulls-anti-racism-document-after-do/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly named the law school at which Mr. Turley teaches. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/27/who-accused-politics-naming-latest-variant-omicron/

Correction: An earlier version of this story suggested Mr. Gohmert had launched his AG campaign two weeks ago. He announced he was considering a run at that time. Also, Mr. Gohmert's district was described incorrectly. It's located in the Northeast region of the state.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/25/texas-republicans-weigh-replacing-rep-louie-gohmer/

Correction: The story and photo caption have been updated to reflect the contents of the exhibit more accurately.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/24/miami-gallery-exhibits-rare-photos-street-artist-b/

Correction: An earlier version of this story suggested Mr. Blake had died in the shooting; he was severely injured.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/24/donald-trump-kyle-rittenhouse-paid-me-visit-after-/

Correction: An earlier version of this story had an incorrect quote by the Rev. Dave Kubal. His quote has been fixed to say "science and man."
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/23/groups-plan-prayer-vigil-outside-supreme-court-mis/

Correction: In a previous version of this story, a quote by Ms. Gerstner on advancement and compensation had a typo.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/21/former-executive-accuses-american-express-firing-h/

Correction: In an earlier version of this column, Attorney General Merrick Garland's name was listed incorrectly in the first and second references.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/20/laughing-at-all-the-democrats-lies/

Correction: Due to an incorrect arrest list provided to The Washington Times, an earlier version of this story listed an activist who merely had been present.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/17/abortion-protesters-arrested-fined-occupying-alexa/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Mr. Abbott's first name.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/18/beto-orourke-promises-unity-new-texas-governor-bid/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Mr. Swagel's first name.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/18/cbo-funding-bidens-social-welfare-bill-comes-more-/

Correction: An earlier version of this story had an incorrect date for Ms. Omarova's graduation from Moscow State University. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/18/lawmakers-clash-treasury-nominee-omarova-soviet/

Correction: A previous version of this story misidentified Jedediah Bila and her child. Bila is a former Fox News host and Hartley is her son.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/16/inside-beltway-republican-concern-over-crime-surge/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated what is the most stringent form of punishment the House can impose on a member. Expulsion from Congress is the most serious punishment against a member.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/17/house-democrats-ready-censure-gops-paul-gosar-stri/

Correction: A previous version of this column incorrectly identified backup quarterback Kyle Allen.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/15/maybe-coach-ron-rivera-right-about-taylor-heinicke/

Correction: A prior version of this story inaccurately described Mr. Daines' proposal for bolstering renewable energy offshore.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/16/sen-steve-daines-curb-high-energy-costs-more-oil-g/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly referred to Mr. Zaramella in the second reference. Also, there was a garbled paragraph that was made clearer in the updated version.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/15/cargo-ship-backup-worsens-after-biden-attempts-unt/

Correction: A previous version of this story misidentified Mr. Daniele Saccardi and Mr. Austin Freeman.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/15/most-americans-say-its-ok-correct-others-words-stu/

Correction: The author incorrectly used Virginia's vaccination rates for the nation. The vaccination rates have been updated to reflect the nation's total.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/9/biden-team-wont-admit-it-but-the-covid-19-pandemic/

Correction: An earlier version used an incorrect honorific for the pope.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/13/pope-francis-thanks-journalists-exposing-catholic-/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated Simcha Fisher's state of residence.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/12/experts-see-progress-problems-us-catholic-churchs-/

Correction: An earlier version of the story had an incorrect quote by NSBA President Viola Garcia due to an editing error.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/12/republicans-blast-white-house-collusion-school-boa/

Correction: Due to an editing error, a previous version of this story incorrectly identified Rep. John Katko, Rep. Adam Kinzinger and Rep. Fred Upton. They are House members.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/10/republicans-got-nothing-for-their-infrastructure-b/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Rep. Darrell Issa's name in the headline.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/11/youtube-admits-mistake-removing-video-darrell-issa/

Correction: An honorific for Lt. Gov.-elect Winsome Sears in a previous version of this story was incorrect.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/9/winsome-sears-jason-miyares-historic-wins-virginia/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified Jeffrey Sachs.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/9/report-sparks-debate-over-bans-critical-race-theor/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated the official U.S. government position regarding China's relationship with Taiwan. The story has been corrected to reflect that the U.S. government acknowledges China's claims to sovereignty over Taiwan, but does not officially recognize Beijing's position.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/26/biden-administration-backs-taiwans-participation-u/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misidentified those who said they didn't want former President Trump to run in 2024.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/8/biden-job-approval-rating-sinks-new-low-38-poll-fi/

Correction: This story has been updated to correct a typo. The correct word is "planes."
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/8/us-lifts-pandemic-travel-ban-opens-doors-to-visito/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect Dalvin Cook's correct yardage on his 15 other attempts.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/7/kirk-cousins-era-minnesota-feels-more-familiar/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly identified where Daniel Buck teaches. He is a Wisconsin teacher.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/8/educators-say-critical-race-theory-being-taught-k-/

Correction: This story has been corrected to remove the reference to the teacher's union in Rep. Luria's response.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/5/pandemic-school-closures-gave-youngkin-edge-educat/

Correction: An earlier version of this story did not differentiate between a dishonorable discharge and an other-than-honorable discharge from the military. Refusal to comply with the military COVID-19 vaccine mandate could result in an other-than-honorable discharge.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/4/senate-republicans-blast-biden-over-dishonorable-d/

Correction: Ms. Boebert's last name was misspelled in a previous version of the story.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/5/gop-rep-lauren-boebert-shows-lets-go-brandon-dress/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's name.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/4/nancy-pelosi-plans-friday-votes-infrastructure-rec/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect that the Rev. Jonathan Falwell merely relayed information from Liberty University president Jerry Prevo about the proposed independent investigation. A statement at the Save71 group's news conference omitted Mr. Prevo's involvement. This story also now includes Rev. Falwell's title, campus pastor.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/4/liberty-university-agrees-independent-sex-assault-/

Correction: A previous version of this story included an Associated Press photo of Bozo the Clown that was not Frank Avruch.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/mar/22/bozo-clown-actor-frank-avruch-dies-89/

Correction: An earlier version of this story suggested that federal workers have until Jan. 4 to get vaccinated. Agency workers still must start the process by Nov. 22, though contractors have until the January deadline, instead of early December, under new administration rules.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/4/biden-vaccine-mandate-issued-private-employers-jan/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly quoted Sen. Tim Kaine, Virginia Democrat.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/3/glenn-youngkins-win-rewrites-trump-campaign-playbo/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly quoted Sen. Tim Kaine, Virginia Democrat.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/3/democrats-point-fingers-while-biden-credits-trump-/

Correction: This story has been revised to identify a protest organizer as Dustin Wahl.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/3/protest-set-thursday-liberty-day-after-school-pres/

Correction: This story was initially published online with an incorrect byline.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/3/milley-calls-china-hypersonic-missile-test-very-si/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported the amount of ESG assets expected by 2025. The amount is $53 trillion.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/3/joe-bidens-new-401k-rule-threatens-funnel-workers-/

Correction: This story has been corrected to identify a Utah legislator as Rep. Kelly Miles. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/27/dixie-state-university-should-be-renamed-despite-n/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect that Valerie Huber was an official of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/28/global-pro-life-coalition-marks-anniversary-minus-/

Clarification: A Fairfax County mother and taxpayer who is a founder of a group named “Virginia Mavens” used the group's name as a pseudonym for fear of online retaliation when she spoke to The Washington Times. The Times did not have prior knowledge of her pseudonym.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/26/fairfax-county-schools-critical-race-frame-work/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the number of pages of President Biden's $1.75 trillion social welfare bill. The correct number is 1,684, and the story has been updated.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/28/progressives-back-bidens-175-trillion-compromise-p/

Correction: Story updated to reflect that Matt Jones was a third-round pick in the 2015 draft.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/28/antonio-gibsons-fumbles-becoming-issue-washington-/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly quoted Sen. Patty Murray, a Washington Democrat. She said in a quote that has now been corrected, "We are not going to allow one or two men to tell women, millions of them in this country, that they can't afford paid leave."
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/27/joe-biden-boots-paid-family-leave-2-trillion-socia/

Correction: A previous version of this column incorrectly stated the name of the National School Boards Association.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/27/the-national-school-board-associations-domestic-te/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated New Jersey Democrats' record of winning gubernatorial reelection campaigns. New Jersey Democrats have not won a gubernatorial reelection campaign since 1977.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/25/biden-works-turn-out-democrats-nj-va-approval-fort

Correction: A previous version of this story had the wrong start date for the United Nations-led climate summit. It begins on Sunday. Due to an editing error, it also incorrectly reported the increase in global warming agreed to in the Paris Agreement. It is 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/27/chinese-russian-leaders-snub-cop26-un-climate-summ/

Correction: A previous version of this story misspelled the last name of Christopher Rufo, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/26/conservatives-campaign-against-mandated-antiracism/

Correction: A previous version of this story misspelled the first name of Alfredo Ortiz, president and CEO of the Job Creators Network.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/25/braves-bring-world-series-atlanta-after-mlb-pulls-/

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the level of increase Mr. Biden wants in federal contracts going to minority-owned small businesses. Mr. Biden wants to increase the number of contracts by 50%.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/24/biden-officials-find-racism-throughout-government-/

Correction: A previous version of this story misspelled the first name of Lena Dunham. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/22/peter-scolari-bosom-buddies-co-star-tom-hanks-dies/

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the age of the Space Force. It is 2 years old.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/20/gen-david-thompson-space-force-commander-warns-chi/

Correction: This story has been corrected to report that the 2021 COVID-19 death toll is for Jan. 1-Oct 6.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/8/more-americans-have-died-covid-under-biden-trump-j/

Correction: A previous version of this column included an illustration misspelling the acronym commonly used to refer to historically Black colleges and universities.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/18/youngkin-will-support-historically-black-colleges-/

Correction: A previous version of this story misstated the level of transportation funding. The amount is $550 billion.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/10/joe-manchin-suddenly-lowball-15-trillion-limit/

Correction: A previous version of this story misspelled the name of Rep. Adam Kinzinger.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/oct/17/kinzinger-defends-biden-over-call-prosecute-indivi/

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect the accurate time of Washington's final drive and a stat accompanying it. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/14/washington-pulls-remarkable-upset-over-tom-brady-t/

Correction: This story has been updated to clarify the timeline of events. 
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/dec/1/muslim-group-protests-alleged-hate-crime-maryland-/

Correction: An earlier version of this story misattributed the source of the Baptist News Global report.
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/nov/30/former-southern-baptist-head-merritt-quits-seminar/

 

 

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