Saturday, December 20th, 2014

Amy Sherman

Reporter

Amy Sherman is a reporter for the Miami Herald.

Email: asherman@miamiherald.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Amy Sherman

Mostly True

Whites tend to kill whites as well

Mostly True

He was arrested and could face jail time though it appears unlikely

False

Law doesn't prove Zimmerman's motivation

Recent stories from Amy Sherman

Immigration: the year in fact-checking

We begin a series of stories looking back at the most interesting fact-checks of 2014. Today's topic: immigration.    Fact-checking Dick Cheney on the torture report Fact-checking Jeb Bush, 2016 presidential contender 2014 Lie of the Year: Exaggerations about Ebola

Lots of fiction, few facts in discussion of torture report

PunditFact and our partners fact-check rhetoric from talking heads and politicians about a Senate committee's report on brutal CIA interrogation methods.

Fact-checking Jeb Bush, possible 2016 presidential contender

We look back at some of our notable fact-checks of and about Jeb Bush. 

Our top 5 fact-checks for November 2014

Jeb Bush trumps Rick Scott now that the election is over, marijuana continues to capture attention, and race relations draw interest to an older item.

Our top 5 fact-checks and reports for November 2014

Readers clicked on fact-checks about events in Ferguson, President Barack Obama’s actions on immigration, and "death panels."

Twelve key fact-checks on immigration and executive action

President Barack Obama has unveiled his plan to prevent deportations for a broad swath of people living in the United States illegally. We selected 12 key fact-checks to give readers the basics on immigration and executive action. 

12 key fact-checks on immigration and executive action

President Barack Obama has unveiled a plan to prevent deportations for a broad swath of people living in the United States illegally. We selected 12 key fact-checks to give readers the basics on immigration and executive action. 

Jeb Bush on the Truth-O-Meter

As former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush contemplates a bid for president, we look back on his claims about education, immigration and the economy on the eve of his national education summit.   • Jonathan Gruber mentions on TV: Fox News 779, MSNBC 79 • Fact-checking the Keystone pipeline

Fact-checking Jeb Bush, possible presidential contender

As former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush contemplates a bid for president, we look back on his claims about education, immigration and the economy on the eve of his national education summit.

Fact-checks about Florida voting and elections

Happy Election Day! As Florida residents head to polls, we look back at fact-checks about early voting, restoring the right to vote for felons, purging noncitizens from the voter rolls and more.