Ron Johnson, the Republican incumbent, and his Democratic challenger, Russ Feingold, made a number of claims about each other in their final debate that we’ve rated previously. Here’s a look at four of those statements.
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Each candidate makes claims we've previously examined.
Claims the candidates have made against each other have marked the U.S. Senate rematch.
Fleshing out the Wisconsin Republican senator's comments about Flight 93.
Barack Obama's visit to Wisconsin comes in the midst of a heated campaign for the White House.
A look at our most-clicked items from December, including an oldie but a goodie.
Claims over campaign financing and Obamacare have marked the early stages of the 2016 U.S. Senate campaign.
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Some older items got new attention from PolitiFact readers in October.
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False, False, False, Pants on Fire. May 2015 was kind of a rough month for some folks on PolitiFact Wisconsin's Truth-O-Meter.
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
We take a look at some of the claims surrounding the administration's negotiations with Iran, and the Republican backlash.
Ranking, by clicks, our seven Pants on Fire ratings from 2014.
The focal point of Wisconsin politics in 2014 was the race for governor. But ...
U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore took a different tack on calls for a travel ban in the wake of the Ebola outbreak.
Our analysis of Gov. Scott Walker’s new way of talking about job creation topped PolitiFact Wisconsin’s High Five for May, our list of the most-clicked items for the month. So did items about Benghazi (times 2), jobs and private-school choice.
Nearly a year ago we introduced the High Five, a review of the PolitiFact Wisconsin items -- fact-checks and sometimes other articles -- that got the most page-views the previous month. As you’d expect, the most popular items each month had been posted in recent days or weeks. But some of our most-clicked items were published months ago. Or even longer.
Wisconsin’s job growth in 2013 was the best since the 1990s? At least 70 percent of residents approve of the state’s wildly controversial collective bargaining reform law? When Republicans ran Washington, they let the food stamp rolls skyrocket? We revisit these and other recent claims by Wisconsin Republicans ahead of their annual state convention.