The presidential race and claims about guns revved up PolitiFact Florida’s Truth-O-Meter during the election year.
The most recent articles on PolitiFact Florida
Trump security adviser pick Michael Flynn repeated wildly wrong claim about FL Democrats, Sharia law
The retired lieutenant general made the claim in a speech at a temple in August and CNN publicized it Nov. 22.
After Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but lost the electoral vote, some advocates have renewed efforts to change how we elect the president. We explore some of the legal issues.
Patrick Murphy should stop we have debunked all of the attacks against him. It's misleading.
Sen. Marco Rubio and U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy go head-to-head in the second U.S. Senate debate.
The Republican incumbent and his Democratic rival from Congress fight it out in their first debate.
A Donald Trump ad makes four promises. How many are true?
Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump is no stranger to pay-to-play politics.
Privacy laws make verifying the story difficult, but it looks like Rubio did initiate the process to help an Orlando woman's family.
We review some statements the major candidates have made ahead of the Republican and Democratic primaries.
Fact-checks of claims by Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Gov. Rick Scott at the conventions were our most popular.
Florida delegates to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland kicked off their quadrennial confab with a breakfast featuring four speakers. PolitiFact took a look at some of their talking points.
Coverage of the Orlando massacre led our most-popular fact-checks in June.
A PAC supporting Marco Rubio says that Patrick Murphy has distorted his business record and educational background. We sort out the facts.
Florida’s requests for federal assistance in emergencies and disasters are denied much more than the national average.