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Top 10 most fact-checked people on the Truth-O-Meter

Curious about who -- other than President Barack Obama -- has been fact-checked on the Truth-O-Meter most often? We were, too. So we created a list.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 at 09:00 a.m.

PolitiFact Florida's Top 10 fact-checks of 2013

Fact-checks about Trayvon Martin, Obamacare and the federal government shutdown were among PolitiFact Florida’s most read items in 2013.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 01:18 p.m.

Fact-checking immigration: A year-end report

In 2013, the U.S. Senate passed immigration legislation, but it died in the House. Along the way, we rated plenty of claims from all sides.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 07:49 a.m.

Fact-checking immigration: PolitiFact's year-end report

In 2013, the U.S. Senate passed immigration reform, but it died in the House. Along the way, we rated plenty of claims on both sides.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Thursday, December 26th, 2013 at 09:00 a.m.

Was Rubio 'never ... in favor of shutting down the government'?

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., says he never wanted to shut down the government and voted to keep the government funded. But his public comments and Senate votes undercut that claim.

By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 at 02:13 p.m.

Was Rubio 'never ... in favor of shutting down the government'?

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., says he never wanted to shut down the government and voted to keep the government funded. But his public comments and Senate votes undercut that claim.

By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 at 02:13 p.m.

Top claims about the federal government shutdown

Just days into the federal government shutdown, we’ve already heard some distortions -- and some truths.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 01:46 p.m.

Testing Obamacare on the Truth-O-Meter

The Affordable Care Act reaches a milestone on Oct. 1, 2013, when health insurance marketplaces that were set up as part of the law begin enrolling people. Many claims on both sides of the political aisle have been made about President Barack Obama’s signature legislative accomplishment, which has been implemented in phases since becoming law in March 2010.     

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Tom Kertscher :: Published on Sunday, September 29th, 2013 at 09:00 p.m.

Marco Rubio’s Top 5 attacks on Obamacare

Rubio doesn't like the health care law, but his attacks on it aren't always accurate.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 at 05:53 p.m.

Will Obamacare hurt Medicare Advantage?

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has been saying that Obamacare will reduce benefits and drive up costs for the Medicare Advantage program. Experts said his warnings don't tell the full story.

By Charlotte Sutton :: Published on Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 03:48 p.m.

Rubio's bad statistic on Obamacare and business

Sen. Marco Rubio, urging Congress to defund the Affordable Care Act, mischaracterizes its effect on small businesses — in a big way.

By Becky Bowers :: Published on Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 06:46 p.m.

Top five falsehoods of the immigration debate

From fence opt-out clauses to free phones for immigrants, PolitiFact has tracked rhetoric of the immigration debate. Here’s our collection of the top five falsehoods.

By Becky Bowers, Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Monday, July 8th, 2013 at 11:07 a.m.

Top five falsehoods of the immigration debate

From fence opt-out clauses to free phones for immigrants, PolitiFact has tracked rhetoric of the immigration debate. Here’s our collection of the top five falsehoods.

By Becky Bowers, Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Sunday, July 7th, 2013 at 06:00 p.m.

The Senate takes up immigration

Senators begin marking up proposed immigration legislation. We cut through what's true and what's not in the debate.

By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at 11:27 a.m.

The Senate takes up immigration

Senators begin marking up proposed immigration legislation. We cut through what's true and what's not in the debate.

By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at 06:00 a.m.

Top 10 PolitiFact checks of claims by, and about, Barack Obama as he hies to Texas

What better way to welcome Obama to Central Texas than walking through the most popular PolitiFact fact checks of, or about, him this year--plus they include a 2012 check of Romney.

By W. Gardner Selby :: Published on Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 06:00 a.m.

Sen. Marco Rubio is in the news and on the Meter

We fact-check statements by the Florida senator on immigration and Ché Guevara.

By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 at 02:52 p.m.

Sorting the facts on Jay-Z and Beyonce’s Cuba jaunt

The celebrity couple drew crowds in Havana and questions back home.

By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Friday, April 12th, 2013 at 11:29 a.m.

Fact-checking Florida at CPAC

What did Florida's conservatives have to say at their annual gathering? We check the facts.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Louis Jacobson, Katie Sanders, Amy Sherman :: Published on Monday, March 18th, 2013 at 10:18 a.m.

Fact-checking CPAC, the 'Woodstock for conservatives'

The Conservative Political Action Conference has become a prominent event for conservatives. We put the speeches to the Truth-O-Meter.

By Bill Adair :: Published on Friday, March 15th, 2013 at 10:23 a.m.

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