Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Rick Santorum's file

Santorum

Republican from Pennsylvania

Rick Santorum is a former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania and was a Republican presidential candidate for 2012.

Santorum's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Santorum's statements for that ruling.

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  • Mostly True6 (%)(6)
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  • Mostly False10 (%)(10)
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  • Pants on Fire5 (%)(5)

Recent statements involving Rick Santorum

Recent stories featuring Rick Santorum

Rush Limbaugh, Cokie Roberts, Fox News 'banned' in Canada: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

Rush Limbaugh says "not a single" Repubican senator voted to confirm U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, while Cokie Roberts edges ever closer to getting a Twitter account, all in today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.

Celebrating business and hard work on opening night in Tampa

On the first night of the Republican National Convention, GOP speakers proclaim the value of hard work and criticize the country's direction under President Barack Obama.

A fresh untruth about tuition for undocumented students

We've posted our review of a fresh claim that a Republican legislator gave in-state tuition to illegal immigrants.

Our look at this claim -- which caught fire -- reminded us we'd previously explored misconceptions about the Texas tuition law.

A history of taxing claims

Is your head spinning from filing your income taxes? Over the last year, we've fact-checked some dizzying claims about the tax system, who pays more and less. Here are some goodies that have been crunched by the Truth-O-Meter.

Whither Ron Paul? Check his report card

A national newspaper asked the other day: "Whatever happened to Ron Paul?" Well, he still has a PolitiFact report card.