Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Carly Fiorina's file

Fiorina

Republican from California

Carly Fiorina is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard Company (HP). She was defeated in her attempt as the Republican nominee to unseat Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2010.

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Carly Fiorina's website

Recent statements involving Carly Fiorina

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There's no there there.

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Wouldn't reinstate Clinton-era ban, at least

Barbara  Boxer
Barbara Boxer

"Carly Fiorina, she's against banning assault weapons."

— PolitiFact National

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Layoffs happened

Recent stories featuring Carly Fiorina

Government jobs vs. private jobs: Which help the economy more?

We examine a debate between Carly Fiorina and Paul Krugman and explore if an increase in government jobs promotes growth in private-sector employment.

Campaign ads that mattered

Most campaign ads this year pummeled viewers into submission -- or apathy. But a few didn't. Here are eight that changed the trajectory of their races.

California mudslide

We put ads from the Golden State races to the test on our Truth-O-Meter.

GOP Ad Guru Fred Davis versus the Truth-O-Meter

Fred Davis is the man behind some of the most widely-viewed viral campaign videos over the past couple years. PolitiFact has weighed in on many of them.

Fact-checking Sen. Barbara Boxer's attack ad on Carly Fiorina's record at HP

Fiorina is accused of laying off tens of thousands of HP workers and shipping jobs overseas at the same time her salary tripled and perks expanded.