We've checked the Minnesota Republican 11 times and she's never scored higher than a False.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 11:28 a.m.
Before we sink into full-blown summer — abundant with fresh statements to test, we hope — let’s unload our mailbag. It’s too heavy to carry through July. These reader notes are edited for length and style.
By :: Published on Thursday, July 1st, 2010 at 06:00 a.m.
Could we resist fact-checking the most quotable firebrands of the right and the left when they appeared together on CNN? No, we could not.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, March 4th, 2010 at 07:06 p.m.
Rep. Michele Bachmann says three days isn't enough to read the big health care bill. We ask experts how long a typical person would take to read the 1,000 pages.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 at 06:46 p.m.
Since January, the Minnesota congresswoman is 0 for 5 on our Truth-O-Meter. Her latest ratings involve two ridiculously false statements about the Census.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Friday, June 26th, 2009 at 03:45 p.m.
A Minnesota congresswoman suggests incorrectly that the treasury secretary wants to dump the dollar.
By Alexander Lane :: Published on Thursday, April 2nd, 2009 at 12:12 p.m.
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