Polls agree that statistic holds
"The 90 percent statistic of supporting background checks, that's been debunked."
on Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
An old claim a reader asked us to look into
Says Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has an "immigrant family background."
on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Bad dates, bad history
This Congress "adjourned earliest of any time in congressional history before an election."
on Sunday, September 28th, 2014
An unsigned leadership document
Says Eric Cantor "was the co-author of the House GOP principles on immigration reform. Both the 'New York Times' and the 'Washington Post' said that that captured the essence of what was in the Senate immigration bill."
on Sunday, June 15th, 2014
A wrong turn, historically
Americans "invented the automobile."
on Friday, June 13th, 2014
Tour de farce
U.S. Reps. Eric Cantor and Luis Gutierrez were "touring the country last year … joined at the hip, working together in a bipartisan fashion indeed for the goal of immigration reform."
— PolitiFact Virginia
on Friday, June 6th, 2014
Good Samaritans took Stevens to the hospital
After the attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, "the ambassador's body was dragged through the street."
on Monday, May 5th, 2014
UPDATE: Ingraham responds
Obamacare is "costing 2 million jobs."
on Sunday, April 13th, 2014
Poll data is scarce, but evidence of wild unpopularity is even scarcer
The Massachusetts health care plan is "wildly unpopular" among state residents.
— PolitiFact National
on Monday, May 16th, 2011
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