Rep. Bill Pascrell said rationing is happening right now because of the high cost of health care. We check his evidence.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, July 31st, 2009 at 11:29 a.m.
Readers sent us a chain e-mail that comments on the House health reform bill page by page. Most of its factual assertions are wrong.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, July 30th, 2009 at 5:08 p.m.
It's double Pants on Fire! day at PolitiFact.com: We check a chain e-mail on illegal immigrants and comments from TV and radio personality Glenn Beck.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 at 7:45 p.m.
Pundits are talking after last week's arrest of African-American scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. We check their facts.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Tuesday, July 28th, 2009 at 7:02 p.m.
Want to know who's in and who's out in the health care debate? We did the dirty work for you.
By Catharine Richert :: Published on Monday, July 27th, 2009 at 2:09 p.m.
Readers take us to task for our items on oil imports, Hamas and incandescent light bulbs.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Friday, July 24th, 2009 at 3:45 p.m.
We check the president's claim about insurance company profits (False) and an unusual one from a health group leader about end-of-life care for seniors (Pants on Fire!).
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
House Republicans say the government will tell you what kind of stove you can have. Actually, there's more to the story.
By Catharine Richert :: Published on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 at 6:30 p.m.
Doubters of President Obama's citizenship have gained prominent new voices, but no new facts.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Tuesday, July 21st, 2009 at 5:54 p.m.
We crank up our Flip-O-Meter and award two Full Flops — one to President Obama and one to Sarah Palin.
Halfway through his first year, we examine President Obama's record on our Obameter and Truth-O-Meter.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Friday, July 17th, 2009 at 3:43 p.m.
With a 1,000-page bill now pending in Congress, we move 10 promises from No Action to In the Works.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, July 16th, 2009 at 4:54 p.m.
Republicans talk about the money "spent." Democrats say "committed." Both can be right.
A left-leaning group says Republican Congressman Adam Putnam was silent after Rush Limbaugh called Sonia Sotomayor a racist. Actually, Putnam spoke up.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Tuesday, July 14th, 2009 at 6:13 p.m.
We check two statements on Sonia Sotomayor as her confirmation hearings begin.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Monday, July 13th, 2009 at 6:04 p.m.
The attacks against Obama's Supreme Court nominee have generally had some truth to them. But the truth has been exaggerated or twisted, earning a spate of Half True ratings.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Friday, July 10th, 2009 at 4:14 p.m.
Republicans contend the White House promised the stimulus would keep unemployment below 8 or 8.5 percent. We check the facts.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Thursday, July 9th, 2009 at 5:35 p.m.
President Obama keeps saying that "we import more oil today than ever before." But it's not true.
By Catharine Richert :: Published on Wednesday, July 8th, 2009 at 3:41 p.m.
A Republican Web ad claims stimulus money bought a bridge to a saloon and paid a city worker to find more stimulus money. But we find the ad distorts the facts.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Tuesday, July 7th, 2009 at 6:36 p.m.
The Democrats say McConnell opposes jobs, health care for kids and equal pay for women. We conduct a reality check.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Monday, July 6th, 2009 at 6:21 p.m.
It's Fourth of July weekend, so what better time for our readers to sound off?
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Friday, July 3rd, 2009 at 1:36 p.m.
We address continued Internet speculation on the document.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Wednesday, July 1st, 2009 at 7:12 p.m.
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