Mike Huckabee says as governor of Arkansas he “raised average family income by 50 percent.” That's an exaggeration.
Beyond the Truth-O-Meter
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?
The American Press Institute published two new studies that it said are "a cause for optimism that fact checking in journalism can lead to a better-informed public."
Hillary Clinton cited data from the World Economic Forum to present a misleading picture of U.S. performance on gender pay disparity compared with other countries around the world.
A report by Consumer Reports magazine on bacteria and antibiotics found in frozen shrimp — 94 percent of which is imported in the United States — prompted Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., to issue a statement warning of “more imports flooding in from Vietnam and Malaysia” because of the pending 12-nation Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal will make it harder for Food and Drug Administrators to do their jobs.