Dana Tims is a reporter for The Oregonian, covering Washington County politics and government.
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Recent stories from Dana TimsImmigration claims aplenty from Rick Perry, Glenn Beck, Lou Dobbs: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
It's all immigration, all the time in today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup. Rick Perry, Glenn Beck and Lou Dobbs are among those whose claims are up for inspection.Murder at the Texas border, California's immigrant influx: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Texas Gov. Rick Perry claims that thousands of murders have been committed by illegal immigrants near the U.S. border, while the president talks up the country's economic recovery, all in today's PolitiFact Oregon RoundupClinton versus Reagan, Rick Perry's letter, North Korea's World Cup chances:
Hillary Clinton claims her husband was "a hundred times" more effective at creating jobs than President Ronald Reagan. Time for today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.Rush Limbaugh, Cokie Roberts, Fox News 'banned' in Canada: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Rush Limbaugh says "not a single" Repubican senator voted to confirm U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, while Cokie Roberts edges ever closer to getting a Twitter account, all in today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.Hobby Lobby blowback, Ted Cruz, National Right to Life: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Hillary Clinton weighs in on the U.S. Supreme Court's recent Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby decision, while Sen. Ted Cruz claims the president wants amnesty for border-crossers. Are they right? PolitiFact Oregon checked.Obama on leave, Biden in stocks, Western threats in Syria: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
President Obama makes a pitch for paid maternity leaves, while his Veep issues a couple of claims of his own relating to personal wealth. All in today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.Dick Cheney dances on both sides of the truth, Donna Brazile splits it down the middle: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Today's PolitiFact Oregon roundup checks a couple of claims by Dick Cheney. Donna Brazile and a doozy on global warming show up, as well.Nancy Pelosi on soccer, the 'new' Bin Laden, Rush's red face: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
It's the all-soccer, all-the-time edition of the PolitiFact Oregon Roundup so don't even think about flopping.Rick Perry's borderline truth, chain emails up in flames: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Texas Gov. Rick Perry gets it right in a border-crossing claim, while a few others end up in flames. It's today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.Were the Clintons 'dead broke' when they left the White House? PolitiFact Oregon Roundup
Hillary Clinton told an interviewer she and husband Bill were "dead broke" when they left the White House. Is that true? PolitiFact Oregon's Roundup includes a look.
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