Alan is a political fact-checker for KMGH Denver7 and PolitiFact Colorado, based in Denver, Colorado. He's covered the Colorado General Assembly and state political races for KMGH and formerly for the Rocky Mountain News. He has reported on three presidential nominating conventions and has also covered California state and local politics for the San Francisco Chronicle and San Jose Mercury News.

Alan has a Masters in Journalism from the University of Missouri School of Journalism and a Bachelor of Arts from St. Mary's College of California.

 

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Alan Gathright

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Tancredo acknowledges, corrects error

Recent stories from Alan Gathright

Rep. Mike Coffman says Hillary Clinton 'breaks the law.' It's complicated

But Clinton hasn't been charged — let alone convicted.

Donald Trump’s misleading complaints about election rigging in Florida

The Republican frontrunner and his campaign manager have made a series of false claims about primary contests being stacked against them.

Donald Trump’s misleading complaints about election rigging

The Republican frontrunner and his campaign manager have made a series of false claims about primary contests being stacked against them.  

Fact-Check-A-Thon calls out misleading TV ads in 2016 primaries

We’re teaming up with PolitiFact partners in states like Florida, Texas, Colorado, Ohio and Wisconsin as well as the Political TV Ad Archive to fact-check as many TV ads as possible this week.   Fact-checking the Democratic debate in Flint, Mich.   Help PolitiFact raise $15,000 to hire an additional fact-checker for 2016   Secret behind Trump University's A rating: doing nothing