Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Mitch McConnell's file

McConnell

Republican from Kentucky

Mitch McConnell is a U.S. Senator from Kentucky and the Republican majority leader in the U.S. Senate.

McConnell's statements by ruling

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  • Mostly False6 (%)(6)
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Mitch McConnell's website

Recent statements involving Mitch McConnell

Recent stories featuring Mitch McConnell

3 key Keystone XL questions answered

As one of the first acts of the 114th Congress, Republicans are committed to passing a bill that would permit construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Here, we answer some questions you might have about the proposal.

 

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Some politicians spoke the truth in 2014

We published lots of Falses and Pants on Fires this year, but here's a hat-tip to a sampling of claims that earned a full True rating.

McConnell and Boehner's goals for the 114th Congress

We take note of Republican leaders' goals so we can revisit them in 2016 and see what is accomplished, what falls apart, and where Republicans compromise.

Previewing the Kentucky U.S. Senate debate

We look back at claims we've checked from both Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes. 

 

• PolitiFact Virginia: Get the facts from Monday night's Senate debate

• PunditFact: Fact-checking the Oct. 12 news shows

• PolitiFact Wisconsin: Burke, Walker wield truth as tool in first debate

• PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking the Florida governor's debate on Telemundo

The Kentucky U.S. Senate race: the fact-checks so far

A look back at the fact-checks in the Kentucky Senate race between Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.