A reader asked us to check out a social-media meme critical of Hillary Clinton, so we did. Most of what it says isn't very accurate.
Did Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email account put national security information at risk? Here, we’ll review new evidence and what it tells us -- and doesn’t tell us -- about Clinton’s email habits as secretary of state.
As Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders speak at the National Urban League conference in Fort Lauderdale, we look at some of our fact-checks of the 2016 presidential candidates’ comments on the black community.
Both Hillary Clinton and House Republicans are spinning when it comes how Clinton handled emails related to the Benghazi controversy. We lay out the timeline.
• Scott Walker on the Truth-O-Meter
• Fact-checking Alan Grayson, candidate for U.S. Senate
• PolitiFact's Top 5 for June 2015
Claims surrounding Gov. Scott Walker, a top GOP presidential contender, once again dominated the High Five for June.
Bill Clinton recently said Hillary Clinton was cleared in the Whitewater investigations during his presidency, and the same thing would happen with more recent controversies. We looked back to see if he was portraying the history of Whitewater accurately.
• Bobby Jindal on the Truth-O-Meter
• Deflategate and the limits of science
• Fact-checking the South Carolina Confederate battle flag controversy
Hillary Clinton will host a kick-off rally for her campaign in New York City June 12. Here are some highlights from the more than 100 Clinton fact-checks we've done so far.
PunditFact: The backstory behind Diane Rehm's question to Bernie Sanders on dual Israeli citizenship
Hillary Clinton chose her words carefully in characterizing the actions of Republican governors -- and potential presidential candidates -- on how they handled voting legislation in their states, including Texas.
Hillary Clinton chose her words carefully in characterizing the actions of Republican governors -- and potential presidential candidates -- on how they handled voting legislation in their states.
They're relatively rare. But the statements we rate True are an interesting lot. Here are 10 of them.
Hillary Clinton is in the media spotlight -- and our coverage of her presidential campaign is taking flak from readers.
We take a look at what Bush told Fox’s Megyn Kelly about what he and his potential Democratic rival would have done about Iraq.
A look at some recent fact checks.
After long anticipation, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her 2016 presidential campaign on April 12. We've been fact-checking her since 2007.
Three-leaf clover? Blarney.
We've got three fact checks in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day.
Throughout the controversy regarding her exclusive use of private email while secretary of state, Hillary Clinton has said she followed the rules. But the truth isn’t so clear cut.
Reviewing articles we did in 2014 without the Truth-O-Meter that provided a different sort of clarity and analysis.
We published lots of Falses and Pants on Fires this year, but here's a hat-tip to a sampling of claims that earned a full True rating.
The contours of a Scott Walker presidential campaign have begun to take shape.
Also: Glenn Grothman goes to Washington. A look at his most provocative comments.
Republicans seize on Clinton’s remarks on trickle-down economics; we look at the comment in its full context.
• Catch up with the Q and A session we hosted on Facebook.
• The biggest whoppers of the 2014 campaign
• PunditFact: Fact-checks about Ebola