Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Articles from April, 2013

Special report: Examining the state of gun research

Firearms research has been a battleground for advocacy groups for nearly 20 years, complicating fact-checking and making basic data on guns and gun violence hard to come by. The scarcity of gun research, though, may be coming to an end.

Is the U.S. letting terrorists slip through its fingers?

Is there a pattern of the U.S government looking into potential terrorists, finding nothing incriminating, and then discovering -- too late -- that they were terrorists after all?

Claims about guns often miss the target

We analyze our 130+ fact-checks about guns and find some interesting patterns and trends.

Checking in on President Barack Obama's campaign promises

We monitor the latest actions on elections, guns and foreign policy.