Thursday, December 18th, 2014
Ebola patient Nina Pham (center) with her family and supporters after a press briefing on her release from the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md., on Oct. 24, 2014. (NIH photo)

PolitiFact names its 2014 Lie of the Year

The emergence of Ebola in the United States sparked a political and media frenzy, but many of the claims made were far from accurate. Collectively, they are PolitiFact's sixth annual Lie of the Year.

Rulings from PolitiFact National

The Latest from PolitiFact New Hampshire

True

One reason: artificial insemination

Mostly False

Paved the way for ... not really anything

Mostly True

Has NH support, but not from Garcia

Half-True

By percentage, not raw number

Half-True

Not all from Big Oil

Mostly False

Assets up but net worth is down

Pants on Fire!

Far fetched and misleading