Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Ron Johnson's file

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Republican from Wisconsin

Ron Johnson is a Republican U.S. senator from Wisconsin. A businessman and accountant, Johnson defeated Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold in the 2010 election. He is seeking re-election in 2016.

Johnson's statements by ruling

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  • True2 (%)(2)
  • Mostly True5 (%)(5)
  • Half True6 (%)(6)
  • Mostly False9 (%)(9)
  • False4 (%)(4)
  • Pants on Fire1 (%)(1)

Ron Johnson's website

Recent statements involving Ron Johnson

Recent stories featuring Ron Johnson

No, really -- it's True

They're relatively rare. But the statements we rate True are an interesting lot. Here are 10 of them.

The High Five: Heavily tilted to False

False, False, False, Pants on Fire.

May 2015 was kind of a rough month for some folks on PolitiFact Wisconsin's Truth-O-Meter.

Ron Johnson vs. Russ Feingold, The Rematch

If the 2016 U.S. Senate rematch mimics the 2010 race, it will be a no-holds-barred affair.

Plus: An accounting of Scott Walker's travels

Fact-checking recent claims about an Iran nuclear deal

We take a look at some of the claims surrounding the administration's negotiations with Iran, and the Republican backlash.

Pants on Fire, on parade

Ranking, by clicks, our seven Pants on Fire ratings from 2014.