I usually do a search on the politician and what was said
Then read through several of the articles from different sources and then try and formulate my own opinion on what I have read
Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government, owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people. To destroy this invisible government, to dissolve the unholy alliance between corrupt business and corrupt politics is the first task of the statesmanship of the day.-Theodore Roosevelt
They use force, to make you do, what the deciders, have decided you must do.