Friday, July 31st, 2015

Carly Fiorina's file

Fiorina

Republican from California

Carly Fiorina is running for the Republican nomination for president in 2016. She 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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Recent stories featuring Carly Fiorina

Report: Texan Rick Perry poised to announce for president

The Dallas Morning News advises, here, that Rick Perry plans to declare his second bid for president June 4 in Dallas.

 

Translation: We're about 20 days away from Texans Perry and Ted Cruz facing off for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination--plus a few others, of course.

 

 

Video: Review of fact checks on Scott Walker, other presidential contenders

A look at some recent fact checks.

Mike Huckabee, Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson on the Truth-O-Meter

We review our fact-checks of three new GOP candidates for president: former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, former computer executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson.

 

• PolitiFact’s Top 5 for April 2015

Bernie Sanders and the Truth-O-Meter

Carly Fiorina, Texas native schooled in California, and the Truth-O-Meter

Carly Fiorina, freshly declared for president, was born in Austin, Texas, though mostly grew up in the San Francisco area.

 

See her Truth-O-Meter report card HERE.

 

Several presidential hopefuls have Texas links--and previously, two presidents were born there.

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.