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Katie Sanders

PolitiFact deputy editor

Katie Sanders is the deputy editor of PolitiFact. Previously, she fact-checked talking heads and opinion-shapers for PunditFact as well as the Legislature and Gov. Rick Scott for PolitiFact Florida, reporting from the Tallahassee bureau of the Tampa Bay Times and Miami Herald.

She is a graduate of the University of Florida, where she majored in English and journalism. She works from the Tampa Bay Times headquarters in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Email: ksanders@politifact.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Katie Sanders

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Not as simple as one vote

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Rubio opposed elements of the bill — twice

Recent stories from Katie Sanders

Fact-checking Trump's first general election ad on immigration

Refugees and illegal immigration are focus of Trump's first national ad of general election.

Rep. Mike Coffman says Hillary Clinton 'breaks the law.' It's complicated

But Clinton hasn't been charged — let alone convicted.

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Donald Trump's speech about fighting 'radical Islamic terrorism,' fact-checked

Fact-checking Trump's Aug. 15, 2016, speech.

Fact-checking Tim Kaine, Rick Scott's super PAC on 'Meet the Press'

Fact-checking the Aug. 7 edition of "Meet the Press."

What we know about Russia's role in the DNC email leak

The U.S. government has not yet publicly named the culprit behind the DNC hack. But there seems to be widespread agreement among cybersecurity experts and professionals that the attribution belongs to Russian intelligence actors.

The backstory of the Muslim soldier's dad who said Trump 'sacrificed nothing'

More about the Muslim-American soldier killed in Iraq.

Fact-checking Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Democratic nomination

Fact-checking Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Democratic nomination

Fact-checking the third night of the Democratic National Convention

Fact-checking POTUS, VPOTUS and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine at DNC night three. 

Tim Kaine on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter

Hillary Clinton running mate Tim Kaine headlines DNC day three.