All stories featuring Michael Burgess

Bulb claims by the dozen

Texas U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess says you won’t be able to buy traditional 100-watt light bulbs next year. That claim drew our inaugural rating of Mostly False, which this week replaced Barely True on the Truth-O-Meter.

By W. Gardner Selby :: Published on Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 12:14 p.m.

Mailbag: “You should have a Socialist-O-Meter”

Readers tell us how they would have rated statements (and one suggests a leftish replacement for the Truth-O-Meter).

By Ciara O'Rourke :: Published on Friday, February 25th, 2011 at 12:00 p.m.

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