Articles from April, 2010
We delve into the details of proposals for financial regulation
We wade into the debate sparked by Arizona's new and controversial immigration law.
General Motors CEO Ed Whitacre has taken to the airwaves with a prime-time commercial claiming the automaker has repaid its loans from the government in full, with interest, five years early.
Sens. Bob Corker and Sherrod Brown and White House adviser Austan Goolsbee discuss the financial reform bill. We put their claims to the Truth-O-Meter.
Readers give us their take on our latest Truth-O-Meter reports, fact-checking ABC News' This Week, and Stephen Colbert.
Does the new health care reform bill require people to buy insurance?
We examine two competing claims about financial reform -- and find both wanting.
We put the former president's statements through the Truth-O-Meter.
As the deadline to file tax forms approached, politicians talked taxes and we checked their math.
The Colbert Report does a segment on our fact-checking. And no, we're not Russian.
Stephen Colbert invites us on his show. We put Colbert and his guests to the Truth-O-Meter.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she doesn't answer hypotheticals. We found a few exceptions.
We examine claims by Sen. Jon Kyl and Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
The theory: Because Charlie Crist endorsed the stimulus, health care reform passed. PolitiFact Florida parses this far-fetched claim.
At the invitation of ABC News, we're going to be checking newsmakers who appear on 'This Week.'
Rep. Patrick McHenry seeks to allay conservative skepticism about the census by dispelling some bad information being spread by fellow Republicans.
Gov. Rick Perry claims Massachusetts' health plan did not reduce the number of uninsured. But PolitiFact Texas finds he's way off.
Former Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain said he never considered himself a maverick. We review the record.
Even with a rigorous study, it can be hard to tell.
A few readers throw rotten eggs, but others say PolitiFact is egg-cellent!
We rate President Barack Obama on the Truth-O-Meter, the Flip-O-Meter and the Obameter.