Reince Priebus's file


Republican from Wisconsin

Reince Priebus is chairman of the Republican National Committee. Previously, he was chairman of the Republican Party of Wisconsin. He was an unsuccessful Wisconsin state Senate candidate in 2004. A lawyer, he was also general counsel to the Republican National Committee.

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True1 (%)(1)
  • Mostly True2 (%)(2)
  • Half True8 (%)(8)
  • Mostly False2 (%)(2)
  • False10 (%)(10)
  • Pants on Fire1 (%)(1)

Recent statements involving Reince Priebus

Recent stories featuring Reince Priebus

High Five: New interest in old fact checks

Social love pushes new page-views on older fact checks, including some about Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Debate preview: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Wisconsin

If you hear any of these Wisconsin-related statements tonight, you'll know whether they're True, Pants on Fire or somewhere in between.

Fact-checking the Clinton Foundation controversy

We’re here to help you sort out the truth about the Clinton Foundation controversy. It’s not as clear cut as Clinton’s attackers describe, and there’s nuance missing from the Clintons’ defense.

High Five: Our most-clicked items in May

Our five most-clicked items in May ranged from True to Pants on Fire. Not surprisingly, the latter item topped the list.

High Five: Our most-clicked items for January

Items from U.S. Reps. Sean Duffy and Reid Ribble, both Republicans from Wisconsin, were in our January High Five.