Sunday, April 26th, 2015

The most recent articles on PunditFact

Fact-checking the April 26 shows, 'Clinton Cash'

A new book examining donations to the Clinton Foundation had the Sunday shows talking.

PunditFact previews the April 26 news show

Every Friday, PunditFact gives you the first look at guests on the Sunday news shows. On Sunday, we see if what they said is true. You can read how they fared here or weekly in the Daily Beast.

Checking in on our TV network scorecards

The rating for more accurate claims moves down slightly on CNN, while the percentage of inaccurate claims on Fox and MSNBC is unchanged.

Fact-checking the April 19 news shows

What's holding up the confirmation of attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch?

PunditFact previews the April 19 news shows

Every Friday, PunditFact gives you the first look at guests on the Sunday news shows. On Sunday, we see if what they said is true. You can read how they fared here or weekly in the Daily Beast.

The Truth-O-Meter goes off the grid with Gov. Jesse Ventura

PunditFact editor Aaron Sharockman discussed a claim about Jeb Bush's private email account with the former Minnesota governor.

Fact-checking the April 12 news shows

Everyone Sunday was waiting for Hillary. We fact-checked two claims about the Democratic 2016 frontrunner.

PunditFact previews the April 12 news shows

Every Friday, PunditFact gives you the first look at guests on the Sunday news shows. On Sunday, we see if what they said is true. You can read how they fared here or weekly in the Daily Beast.

Bob Schieffer retiring: See his Truth-O-Meter scorecard

CBS newsman Bob Schieffer announced Wednesday that he is retiring this summer. The long-time host of CBS’s Face the Nation announced his plans during his "Schieffer Symposium" at Texas Christian University, his alma mater.

New York state of mind

We fact-checked two claims recently that focused on crime and New York.

Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, annotated

We're annotating Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

Fact-checking the March 29 news shows

At least five times Sunday , ABC This Week host George Stephanopoulos asked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence a variant on a simple question about Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act: "If a florist in Indiana refuses to serve a gay couple at their wedding, is that legal now in Indiana?" And at least five times, Pence would not answer.

PunditFact previews the March 29 news shows

Every Friday, PunditFact gives you the first look at guests on the Sunday news shows. On Sunday, we see if what they said is true. You can read how they fared here or weekly in the Daily Beast.

Sen. Ted Cruz at Liberty U.: Students fill in the details

Liberty University's rulebook says students would be fined $10 if they didn't come to Cruz's speech. Students and alumni filled us in on the process.  

Liberty students faced choice: See Ted Cruz or face $10 fine

Every politician likes a packed house, and when Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, announced that he was officially running for president this week, he got one. But the crowd wasn't there necessarily by choice.