Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Ken Cuccinelli's file

Cuccinelli

Republican from Virginia

Ken Cuccinelli, a Republican, is the attorney general in Virginia. He was elected in 2009. His term will expire on Jan. 11, 2014. In 2013, Cucinnelli was the Republican nominee for governor. He lost the general election to Democrat Terry McAuliffe. .

Cuccinelli's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Cuccinelli's statements for that ruling.

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Recent statements involving Ken Cuccinelli

Mostly False

59 others also cast "the tiebreaking vote"

Pants on Fire!

Explosive charge is a dud

False

Criticism would have been better focused on this year

Recent stories featuring Ken Cuccinelli

Fact-checking voting laws: a year-end report

Amid a nationwide battle about voter access, PolitiFact researched claims about noncitizen voters, restoration of ex-felons’ rights and voter laws nationwide.

PolitiFact Virginia's Top 10 claims from the gubernatorial race

Here's a review of some of the most interesting claims Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Ken Cuccinelli made during the gubernatorial campaign.

Voters go to the polls in New Jersey, Virginia

PolitiFact New Jersey and PolitiFact Virginia have been fact-checking the campaigns for governor. We recap some highlights of the races.

Cuccinelli and McAuliffe fared poorly on the Truth-O-Meter

Of the 14 Cuccinelli claims PolitiFact Virginia fact checked over the last year, 10 were rated Mostly False or worse. Of the 13 McAuliffe statements we checked, 11 were Mostly False or worse.

A quick look at the final Cuccinelli-McAuliffe debate

The gubernatorial candidates threw a few familiar punches. Here's a review of some of their claims: