Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, invoked the potential harm to "Saturday Night Live" executive producer Lorne Michaels from a constitutional amendment now under consideration. But is the fear justified?

Top 5 most popular fact-checks for September 2014

Readers liked our fact-checks on the Islamic State, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and Saturday Night Live. 

The Latest from PolitiFact

Pants on Fire!

NRA shoots and misses


He voted against the bipartisan compromise

Mostly False

Ad is based in part on anecdotal and anonymous evidence

 Republican Party of Florida
Republican Party of Florida

Health insurance costs for Floridians are up 30 percent or more.

— PolitiFact Florida


Economy an election focus

Mostly True

Being a homeowner is key

Pants on Fire!

Attack misconstrues leaked memos