Articles from August, 2013

Happy Birthday, PolitiFact! PolitiFact turns 6

We celebrate our birthday by looking at the most popular fact-checks, people and issues of the past year.

Who vacationed more, Bush or Obama?

Presidential vacations sometimes prompt criticism over cost and appearances, and President Barack Obama's current vacation is no exception. We look at the vacations of Obama and his predecessor, George W. Bush.

Catching up with campaign promises on the Obameter

We check in on President Obama’s campaign promises about Guantanamo Bay, same-sex marriage, education and clean energy.