Alan Ray

Alan Ray is senior editor, news, at Capital Public Radio. He's worked in radio and news in Sacramento, San Diego, Seattle and San Francisco as an anchor, talk show host, reporter, editor, producer. He's won national and regional awards for breaking news coverage and sustained emergency news coverage of the eruption of Mt. St. Helens; the events of Sept. 11, 2001; and the San Diego wildfires of 2007.

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Alan Ray

Mostly False

Newsom stretches the truth to an extreme

Pants on Fire!

Claim is a complete misrepresentation of gun tracking program

Mostly True

Data backs up claim, but questions about FBI watch list linger

Recent stories from Alan Ray

Donald Trump brings troublesome relationship with the truth to California

As California's June 7th primary election draws near, PolitiFact California is highlighting how presidential candidates fare with the truth on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter. We will also be fact-checking the statements they make while in the Golden State. 

Bernie Sanders has never felt the burn of PolitiFact’s Pants On Fire rating

As California's June 7th primary election draws near, PolitiFact California is highlighting how presidential candidates fare with the truth on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter. We will also be fact-checking the statements they make while in the Golden State. 

As she heads to California, how has Hillary Clinton fared with the truth?

As presidential candidates arrive in the state, PolitiFact California is highlighting their records with the truth. We will also be fact-checking the statements they make while on California soil.

A Look At Ted Cruz’ Record With The Truth As He Visits California

As presidential candidates arrive in the state, PolitiFact California is highlighting their records with the truth. We will also be fact-checking the statements they make while on California soil.