Republican from Texas
Carter, of Georgetown, was initially elected to the U.S. House in 2002. He is a former state district judge.
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Michael McCaul warned. We checked.
Texas U.S. Rep. John Carter lofted a flawed claim about a federal board intruding between you and your doctor.
President Obama, stopping in Austin, naturally figures into many fact checks.
As fact-checkers, we sit up especially straight when someone connected to Texas politics makes a flat-out claim. Absolutes seem to holler for review.
In American politics, few issues bring blood to a boil as consistently as abortion. Over the past 13 months, we’ve checked numerous related statements including, most recently, Gov. Rick Perry’s Jan. 22 declaration that there have been 50 million U.S. abortions since the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision in 1973.
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