Huckabee has the responsibility to retire or revise this talking point as he embarks on another presidential run.
Beyond the Truth-O-Meter
It’s a bit slick for Ryan to suggest the war on poverty has been a failure while touting an improvement in an anti-poverty program that is not captured in the statistic he cites.
Mike Huckabee announced he is running for president once again and, in doing so, repeated some old, discredited lines on the economy, health care and tax cuts.
Mike Huckabee says as governor of Arkansas he “raised average family income by 50 percent.” That's an exaggeration.
How accurate is this $26 billion figure and is Warren describing it correctly?
Did the Arizona lawmaker correctly depict the number of gun-related deaths and injuries in America and whether banning assault rifles and high-capacity magazines protects police officers?
Still looking for answers about Jade Helm?
Nope, just more satire passed off as real.
The Republican presidential primary has three new contenders: former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee; former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina; and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson.
The NFL now uses a wider selection of Super Bowl host cities.
Both sides of the Proposal 1 debate stretched the truth in TV ads — the no side in two ads and the yes side until late in the campaign, when they switched to a more restrained message featuring former U.S. Sen. Carl Levin.
Did Former Czech president Václav Klaus call the American people a "confederacy of fools" for electing Barack Obama?
To call the funding in the House bill a “cut” is not accurate.
Q: Is President Obama flying children from Central America to the U.S.? A: Yes.
In the debate over Iran’s nuclear ambitions, the unacknowledged nuclear stockpile of Israel often comes up.
It's easier than you think.
Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, made several incorrect claims in a Wall Street Journal opinion piece regarding connections between climate change and severe weather.
Does the United States really have 5 percent of the world’s population and one quarter of the world’s prisoners?
A rare Geppetto checkmark for Hillary Clinton.
Some of the Baltimore "looting" pictures are actually not what they seem -- and figuring out those that aren't is easy for the careful reader to do.
The Fact Checker is a huge fan of The Daily Show, as Jon Stewart is frequently an excellent fact checker of media and politician misdeeds and inconsistencies. He’s also a comedian and, to some extent, a pundit. So why are we fact checking him?