Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

All 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.

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.

Demon Sheep 2: Counting sheared sheep not so easy

We look into the American workforce at Carly Fiorina's HP and find fuzzy numbers.