One year out from the 2016 presidential election, the campaigns are keeping us fact-checkers busy. Take a look at our five most-read PolitiFact items from October.
• Introducing PolitiFact California
• Fact-checking the GOP debate on CNBC
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said in a nationally broadcast interview that Planned Parenthood does little more than profit from killing babies.
We ended up smellling smoke on that claim.
SEE DAN PATRICK'S TRUTH-O-METER REPORT CARD.
How did Scott Walker do, factcheck-wise, in the second Republican presidential go-round? We check it out.
We review fact checks on statements by, and about, the former secretary of state ahead of her first trip to the Badger State in her 2016 presidential campaign.
An group supporting abortion rights injected abortion into the Wisconsin governor’s race less than a month before election day. And Gov. Scott Walker responded the same day with a TV ad of his own.
-- Walker, Burke promises of 2014
-- Scoring Walker’s progress on promises
Planned Parenthood, a group that gets federal money to provide health services, has been a focal point of the Washington debate for several months. And now, the debate has filtered down to Tallahassee.
A new TV ad from Planned Parenthood against Sarah Palin includes a rape victim. But she is not from Wasilla.