Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
The Confederate battle flag flies at a memorial in front of the South Carolina state House. (AP)

PolitiFact's Top 5 for June 2015

We fact-checked statements about the Confederate flag debate in South Carolina, Caitlyn Jenner, and Hillary Clinton.

 

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The Latest from PolitiFact

Pants on Fire!

Someone was blinded by her psychedelic pants

True

Switching potties isn't paltry on the savings

Pants on Fire!

Wrong from either side of the aisle

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