PolitiFact Digital Operations Manager
Becky Bowers directs digital operations for PolitiFact's national, state and international sites and mobile products — and sometimes, just for fun, writes and edits for PolitiFact.
Bowers has worked since 2002 for the Tampa Bay Times, formerly the St. Petersburg Times, as a copy editor, wire editor, copy chief, business graphics reporter, online business editor, deputy business editor, deputy government & politics editor and PolitiFact staff writer.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Becky Bowers
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
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