All stories featuring Scott Walker

Sorting out how Scott Walker refers to historic funding for schools in Wisconsin

Updated: Truth-O-Meter files for leading Democrats running for governor

Updating the Walk-O-Meter

Examining the two Scott Walker campaign promises we've yet to rate.

In Context: Attacks on new Wisconsin Assembly Democratic leader

Providing more insight into 2011 incidents that GOP cries are 'war on women'

Fact checking the Foxconn deal: 7 things we know

Hillary Clinton's new book: Revisiting her claim of voter suppression in Wisconsin, and other fact checks from presidential campaign. 

High Five: Most-clicked include fact checks on Foxconn, Paul Ryan and fatal police shooting

Here comes 2018: Early look at three leading Democrats seeking to unseat GOP. Gov. Scott Walker. 

Early look at Democrats in 2018 governor's race

Truth-O-Meter records for six seeking to challenge Scott Walker

5 fact checks on Foxconn and Wisconsin's $3 billion deal

What we know so far.

The year in fact checking, 2016

True enough: In a year in which lie telling reached new proportions, four of our 10 most-clicked items got a rating of True.

The third night of the 2016 Republican National Convention, fact-checked

Covering the third night of the Republican National Convention. 

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.

Rating Scott Walker promises on transportation

We rate the status of three Walker campaign pledges, one on toll roads and two on the state Transportation Fund. 

What have Milwaukee's mayor and county executive promised you?

We're asking your help to track promises made by Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele during their 2016 re-election campaigns.

In Context: Scott Walker, Aaron Rodgers and Brett Favre

Fleshing out comments made by the Republican governor, which drew criticism from Democrats, in which he compared political attacks on himself to someone attacking the two Green Bay Packers quarterbacks.

Fact-checking the Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Claims have been made about the backgrounds of Justice Rebecca Bradley and her challenger, state Court of Appeals Judge JoAnne Kloppenburg.   Plus: Claims we have rated in the Milwaukee County executive's race   And: The Final Five on the Truth-O-Meter; closer looks at visits by Clinton, Sanders, Kasich, Cruz and Trump, and our article: Trump: Low on the Truth-O-Meter, high in the polls

Fact checking a Donald Trump appearance in Milwaukee

The GOP front runner made several claims that have, in one way or another, been evaluated by PolitiFact.  Plus: The Final Five on the Truth-O-Meter; closer looks at visits by Clinton, Sanders, Kasich and Cruz; Trump's comments on punishing women who have an abortion; and Trump: Low on the Truth-O-Meter, high in the polls

Scott on the Walk-O-Meter

Gov. Scott Walker's annual State of the State address is a good timeto review his progress on campaign promises.

High Five: Our most-clicked items from December

A look at our most-clicked items from December, including an oldie but a goodie.

Most checked in 2015: Scott Walker

Reviewing the five most-clicked 2015 fact checks of the politician we fact checked most in 2015.

Five years, 1,000 factchecks

A look back at our 1,000 items shows a period of sweeping political change in Wisconsin -- and offers a glimpse at the future

Claims that we've heard again...and again

In honor of National Recycling Week, we look at oft-repeated claims.