The Affordable Care Act reaches a milestone on Oct. 1, 2013, when health insurance marketplaces that were set up as part of the law begin enrolling people. Many claims on both sides of the political aisle have been made about President Barack Obama’s signature legislative accomplishment, which has been implemented in phases since becoming law in March 2010.
The fiery liberal's "Die quickly!" taunt lives on in a new campaign ad.
By Katie Sanders :: Published on Monday, May 21st, 2012 at 05:48 p.m.
As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to review President Barack Obama's health care law, we review the falsehoods that simply won't stop.
By Martha M. Hamilton :: Published on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 05:11 p.m.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce jumped into congressional races with a barrage of ads this month, focusing on the economy, jobs and taxes. But they all had issues with the truth.
By Becky Bowers :: Published on Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 03:58 p.m.
With only days to go until Election Day, candidates kept the Truth-O-Meter whirling last week. Our trusty meter ventured overseas and back again for claims on Mexican workers, Chinese wind turbines and Washington health care. Homegrown controversies over political TV ads on the rape shield law and education funding were also up for inspection. No one fared well. All our rulings were Half True or worse. Election Day is Nov. 2. Want to comment? Try us on Facebook or Twitter.
By Willoughby Mariano :: Published on Sunday, October 24th, 2010 at 06:00 a.m.
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