As the Michigan governor's campaign nears its conclusion, incumbent Gov. Rick Snyder released an ad titled "Recovery" Thursday that touts his role in addressing Detroit's financial crisis. The ad is mostly true, but goes too far in places.
Beyond the Truth-O-Meter
In Wisconsin's pivotal race for governor, both sides are still spinning voters.
One case blown out of proportion.
There were problems, but they weren't deliberate.
In his latest campaign ad, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state has done its part by lowering income taxes, then places the blame on local governments. Is that accurate?
Metro's Silver Line becomes an issue in the Virginia Senate race.
Last night's final televised debate of the 2014 gubernatorial campaign gave us the biggest emotional moment of the campaign but it gave us plenty to fact check, too.
“Picture Quad” is a 30-second commercial, paid for by NextGen Climate Action Committee, that claims Joni Ernst’s connections to outsourcing could hurt your friends and neighbors in Iowa. Is it accurate?
The election is a week away and depending on which TV ads they watch, voters are either told that Gov. Rick Snyder cut education funding by $1 billion or that he increased it by the same amount.
Is non-citizen voting large enough to tip close races to Democrats?
A TV ad in the Colorado Senate race says Republican Rep. Cory Gardner wants to "ban birth control," so "you better stock up on condoms."
Opponents of Proposition 48, a referendum on a state-tribal compact that would allow a Madera tribal casino, have taken to the airwaves with TV ads contending that the measure would set a precedent for off-reservation gambling. A yes vote on the measure upholds the compact; a no vote rejects it. Here's a check of the ad.
No! Stop believing the National Report, people!
Checking the claim that "Sam Liccardo's risky and flawed pension scheme drove 400 San Jose police officers to turn in their badges."
Did Norma Alvarez, first elected to the Glendale City Council in 2010, vote against a 2 percent tax increase during her time in office?
With the tight race for mayor to be decided Tuesday, many San Jose voters are still trying to make sense of the dozens of mail advertisements they've been receiving from the competing campaigns and special interests.
No one wants to take away benefits from firefighters and police officers, right?
Checking a claim that North Carolina Republican Thom Tillis "even led the effort to pass the kind of ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws that caused the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.”
No shortage of tall tales in the midterm elections, from both parties.
Is the Internal Revenue Service seizing bank accounts from innocent American citizens under civil forfeiture laws?