Unemployed people and no job growth -- the Truth-O-Meter ruled this weekend on claims about these topics.
By Caryn Shinske :: Published on Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 7:30 a.m.
The latest ruling from the Truth-O-Meter reveals that it costs more to produce pennies and nickels than the value of the coins themselves.
By Bill Wichert :: Published on Friday, November 25th, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.
Find yourself sitting beside a relative who has sent you lots of chain e-mails? Here's our guide on what to say. Stash it under the green bean casserole until you need it.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.
Truth-O-Meter covers the full rulings spectrum with a False and True for 2 GOP lawmakers.
By Caryn Shinske :: Published on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 at 7:30 a.m.
Assemblyman John Wisniewski, chairman of the New Jersey Democratic Party, wrote a letter to The Star-Ledger, taking "vehement exception" to PolitiFact New Jersey's "False" ruling on his comments about Gov. Chris Christie
By Bill Wichert :: Published on Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen wrongly applies a statistic about business income and its potential impact on small businesses.
By Caryn Shinske :: Published on Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 at 7:30 a.m.
With unofficial election results in, PolitiFact New Jersey revisits three races where campaign ads were put to the Truth-O-Meter.
By Bill Wichert :: Published on Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 at 5:00 a.m.
We offer a recap of weekend rulings from the Truth-O-Meter and in the spirit of Election Day today, look back at election-themed rulings on New Jersey political ads and statements.
By Caryn Shinske :: Published on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 at 7:30 a.m.
The Truth-O-Meter this weekend found that former Gov. James E. McGreevey did not end pay-to-play on county and state contracts as he claims, and Senate President Stephen Sweeney isn't to blame for New Jersey's income tax rates. And with a week to go before Election Day, review our Truth-O-Meter tallies on political ads circulating around the state.
By Caryn Shinske :: Published on Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 at 7:30 a.m.
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