Saturday, July 4th, 2015
Mail carrier Derek Wilkins makes deliveries on Burlington Ave. N. in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Lara Cerri/Tampa Bay Times)

Mailbag: 'What complete and utter nonsense'

Here's a selection of recent reader emails about such topics as voting rights, income inequality and the metric system.

 

• Were the founding fathers 'ordinary people'?

• 5 myths about immigration

• Jim Webb on the Truth-O-Meter

• Ted Cruz critiques PolitiFact, gets things wrong 

The Latest from PolitiFact

False

Deemed an 'honest mistake'

False

An exaggeration as big as Texas

Half-True

The games are back

Mostly True

The national average was even higher

Support repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)

Urge states to treat same-sex couples with full equality in their family and adoption laws

Mostly False

Less bullion might move and it's not in Federal Reserve

Mostly False

The unborn don't have rights under state law