Given the uproar over Cruz’s remarks, we were curious about his claim that “no one has disputed a word I said.” Is that really the case?
Beyond the Truth-O-Meter
Fake news reports that NC police tased and "brutally ejected" a woman from a ladies' restroom because they thought she was transgender.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin falsely said she is "as much a scientist" as Bill Nye, best known for his children's show, "Bill Nye the Science Guy." Nye has multiple credentials that make him more of a scientist than Palin.
We wish we could give Three Fig Leaves — which is what this announcement is — but alas, will stick to Pinocchios.
Disreputable web site posits a link between Ted Cruz's father and Lee Harvey Oswald based on negligible evidence.
A photograph that purportedly showed massive crowds near Washington Square Park for a Bernie Sanders rally was actually taken in Paris in January 2015.
CAIR didn't call to end Memorial Day or to replace it with a holiday honoring "Muslim terrorists."
A 2013 news story about a man filming in women's bathrooms was misrepresented as having occurred "last weekend" in 2016.
A number of memes somewhat misleadingly reported that the "leader" of opposition to a controversial bathroom bill in North Carolina was a registered sex offender.
Q: Did President Obama cut benefits for veterans by $2.6 billion to give the money to Syrian refugees? A: No. The Department of Veterans Affairs transferred funds to close a […]
Hillary Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders met Thursday in Brooklyn for their last debate before New York's primary, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the debate, selecting key statements.
Clinton and Sanders sparred over the minimum wage, campaign contributions, guns and more.
CNN hosted the ninth Democratic presidential debate on March 14, a face-off between former secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.). Not every statement could be easily fact-checked, but here are 14 suspicious or interesting claims.
The New York Times is checking assertions made throughout the 2016 presidential campaign.
A new ad is turning the eyes of KXAN’s investigative team to claims in the battle over background checks in Austin.
Looking at whether the United States is losing $500 billion a year to China.
Her intent was to mar the voting record of her rival. But Hillary Clinton also cast aspersions on the presidential record of her husband Thursday night in testy exchanges with Bernie Sanders over Wall Street regulation. A look at some of the claims in the latest Democratic presidential debate and how they compare with the facts.
A meme said that a 92-year-old Victoria, Texas woman named Pam Nelson was unable to vote in her primary due to voter ID laws, but we were unable to substantiate the claim.
Several online items have misleadingly claimed that Ted Cruz tried to ban dildoes in Texas.
Every year since 2012, The Fact Checker has offered an explanation of this figure and why it is misleading.