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Testing Ryan and the Texas GOP

Mitt Romney’s VP pick, Congressman Paul Ryan, gave the keynote speech at Texas’ Republican convention in June. We’ve checked two statements from the speech, and our newest fact-check concerns a "critical thinking" plank in the Texas GOP platform adopted at the convention.

By Sue Owen :: Published on Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 12:28 p.m.

Al Sharpton is fired up about Rick Perry

On MSNBC, Al Sharpton called Gov. Rick Perry's presidential campaign message "fact-free" and then offered up some Texas stats that we've checked before.

By Meghan Ashford-Grooms :: Published on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 12:30 p.m.

Fact-checking columnists

Elected officials aren’t the only ones sounding off on Texas politics. We’re lately checking fast balls launched from the Big Apple.

By :: Published on Monday, March 7th, 2011 at 11:25 a.m.

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