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Articles from December, 2012

PolitiFact's 2012 Truth-O-Meter stats

The year 2012 is fading faster than a Mayan end-of-the world prediction. So the scribes at the AJC Truth-O-Meter decided to take a look back at the year that was --- a year of more than 200 fact checks by your local team of truth-seekers, collectively known as PolitiFact Georgia.

By Jim Tharpe :: Published on Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 3:14 p.m.

Fact-checks on gun control and gun violence

The shooting in Newtown, Conn., that killed 26 people has reopened a national debate about gun control. As it unfolds, you might hear some familiar claims. Here's our roundup.

By Becky Bowers :: Published on Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 12:13 p.m.

Lie of the Year: the Romney campaign's ad on Jeeps made in China

Romney's claim about Jeep moving production to China at the expense of American jobs was last-ditch effort to win the election, but it hit a roadblock: the facts.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at 10:23 a.m.

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