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Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell is correct that Austin's population has doubled every 25 years or so since its founding.
In 2013, readers flocked to our fact checks of chain emails, statements about abortion and our report card for Ted Cruz. Hope you’re ready for the PolitiFact Texas Top 10 of 2013.
Lee Leffingwell said 1 million additional people are "coming to town." We took that to mean Austin.
Austin’s hizzoner gets the polls right on Americans, including NRA members, widely supporting background checks before all gun purchases.
Lee Leffingwell’s claim about water quality proved iffy.
Lee Leffingwell and three fellow Austin City Council members won re-election Saturday. We earlier checked some of what was said leading up to the vote.
Wondering if candidates for the Austin City Council are accurate about local affordability or taxes or their opponent's fealty to Rick Perry? We've checked several Austin-centric claims in advance of Saturday's city elections.
Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell survived his debut on the Texas Truth-O-Meter last week while statements from three legislators, a Democratic activist and a New York Times columnist also rocked the needle. Read on. It's the debut of the PolitiFact Texas Flashback.