The Republican presidential candidates observe a moment of silence for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died the same day as the CBS debate on Feb. 13, 2016. (Getty)

Fact-checking the South Carolina GOP debate

The GOP field moves to South Carolina ahead of the Palmetto State's Feb. 20 primary.

Side by side. See how the remaining Republicans perform on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter. 

The Dems. Looking back at Thursday's Democratic debate.

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Mostly False

Bush said it hypothetically, the Boston Globe reported it

Mostly False

If Reagan wasn't a lame duck, how is Obama?


Raised some taxes but cut others more

Mostly True

It's been a tough 15 years for American households

Mostly True

Not every compact plays by the same rules

Pants on Fire!

You can't waste dollars you haven't spent

Daniel Greenfield
Daniel Greenfield

"Obama spent $7 billion to bring electricity to Africa, failed miserably."

— PolitiFact Global News Service