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A look at how Saxby Chambliss has done on the Truth-O-Meter

Saxby Chambliss, Georgia’s senior U.S. senator, surprised the political world Friday when he announced he’s not running for a third term in 2014, despite recent claims he was ready to take on any and all challengers. The decision has several politicians and officeholders considering whether to run for the seat. In the meantime, PolitiFact Georgia thought we’d look back at how Chambliss has fared on our Truth-O-Meter.

By Eric Stirgus :: Published on Friday, January 25th, 2013 at 1:29 p.m.

Fact-checking claims on guns and gun violence

When it comes to guns and gun violence, the rhetoric includes both fact and fiction.

By Becky Bowers :: Published on Thursday, January 24th, 2013 at 12:07 p.m.

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By Bill Adair :: Published on Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 at 10:15 a.m.

Fiscal cliff deal gets to heart of Obama’s tax promises

The deal reached in Washington to avoid overnight tax increases and spending cuts struck at the core of President Barack Obama's promises on taxes.

By Louis Jacobson, Molly Moorhead :: Published on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 5:10 p.m.

The Most Popular Fact-Checks of 2012

Readers voted with their eyeballs for our most popular fact-checks of the year.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 10:14 a.m.

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