A picture in need of 1,000 words
"ISIS lures women with kittens, nutella."
on Thursday, February 19th, 2015
An old claim a reader asked us to look into
Says Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has an "immigrant family background."
on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Vast majority share last name
"A married couple that" use the same last name "is rarer and rarer in our country."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Friday, February 13th, 2015
An extrapolation based on limited data
"Every year in the United States between 3,000 and 4,500 severe vaccine reactions are reported to the Centers for Disease Control. Not mild reactions. Severe reactions that land somebody in the hospital, the intensive care unit or cause a permanent disability or death."
on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
On this, Obama measures up
Says President Barack Obama is "not paying women equally by his own measures in his own White House."
on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
A reach to call it support
The Obama administration "supported Muslim allies trying to establish a new international blasphemy standard."
on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Oh, baby, baby, how are we supposed to know?
"The name Frank has risen in popularity by 20 percent" since the debut of 'House of Cards' on Netflix.
on Monday, January 12th, 2015
Land of oil sands long 'unlocked'
"Keystone means unlocking the Canadian tar sands."
— PolitiFact National
on Sunday, January 11th, 2015
Case of he said, they may have said
"There have even been Republican congressmen who have said, ‘If you give us more money we don't know where we would even put additional Border Patrol agents.’ "
on Thursday, January 8th, 2015
On the edge maybe, but no violations
"We've caught Iran cheating on the interim (nuclear) deal."
on Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
Writer corrected column
The United States has "more of our people in prison than Russia, China, and North Korea combined."
on Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
Glosses over important protections even for terrorists
Terrorist detainees "were not covered by the Geneva Convention. They were unlawful combatants. And under those circumstances, they were not entitled to the normal kinds of courtesies and treatment."
on Sunday, December 14th, 2014
Government's best data is flawed
"In 2012, 123 African-Americans were shot dead by police. ... Same year, 326 whites were killed by police."
on Thursday, December 4th, 2014
Immigrants have done well but not that well
Immigrants "have captured all of the nearly 9 million jobs created since 2000."
on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
Based on an old and preliminary tally
"4.7 million people have lost their insurance in 32 states" due to Obamacare.
on Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
No, but they are more reliable voters
"It is senior citizens, not Hispanics, who are the fastest-growing demographic in this country."
on Thursday, November 13th, 2014
99% are temporary
"There would be tens of thousands of jobs created" if President Barack Obama approved the Keystone XL pipeline.
on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
Ignores a lot of training
"U.S. troops are getting only 4 hours of Ebola training before deployment to Liberia."
on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
Not really comparable
Blocking travel from countries with Ebola should be possible because President Barack Obama "has sealed off Israel in the past."
— PolitiFact National
on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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