We recap the full story, reviewing our Truth-O-Meter rulings along the way.
But we find Gov. Jan Brewer's claim -- that "the majority of the people that are coming to Arizona and trespassing are now becoming drug mules" -- is unsupported by the facts.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 1:46 p.m.
We summarize our fact-checks on Elena Kagan's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Providence Journal launches PolitiFact Rhode Island, our fourth state site. More are on the way.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Monday, June 28th, 2010 at 6:19 a.m.
We continue reporting the status of more than 500 of Barack Obama's campaign promises.
Harry Reid set the tone for a knock-down-drag-out with an attack ad against Republican challenger Sharron Angle. We check two of the ad's claims.
In a rant, liberal TV host Ed Schultz suggested that the "problem" of Gen. Stanley McChrystal is something President Barack Obama "inherited from the Bush Administration." We beg to differ.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 at 5:46 p.m.
White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel warns that Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, could wield a pro-oil-industry gavel next year. But there's good reason to believe he won't.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 at 2:38 p.m.
We put the White House Chief of Staff to the Truth-O-Meter.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010 at 10:42 a.m.
In a promo for the new season of MTV's Jersey Shore, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi says Obama has taxed her right out of the indoor tanning salons.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Monday, June 21st, 2010 at 12:05 p.m.
We summarize our latest findings about the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 6:18 p.m.
The latest Alabama ad to go viral has a congressional candidate talking with the Founding Fathers. We check the facts.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 11:08 a.m.
During the campaign, Barack Obama promised more limits on commercial whaling. Environmental groups are concerned he is backing away from the pledge.
By Erin Mershon :: Published on Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 10:54 a.m.
Congressman Bart Stupak criticizes Exxon Mobil's priorities, saying there are more pages on the media than on oil removal.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 5:30 p.m.
We check two claims in the battle between Sen. John McCain and former U.S. Rep. J.D. Hayworth.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 12:21 p.m.
We explore a claim from Donna Brazile that federal law has put limits on the Obama administration's response to the oil spill.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Tuesday, June 15th, 2010 at 1:17 p.m.
The Republican and Democratic leaders discuss the budget and other issues. We check the facts.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Monday, June 14th, 2010 at 6:16 p.m.
The baseball fans here at PolitiFact couldn't resist fact-checking pundit George Will's description of Don Larsen's perfect game.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, June 11th, 2010 at 8:12 p.m.
Our in-box is full of chain e-mail! We check out claims on immigration, Muslim voters, gun laws, and taxing your health care benefits.
Arianna Huffington and Liz Cheney sparred over Iraq war contracts. We sort out a long history.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 4:55 p.m.
We settle the important question of whether that's Barack Obama in the Whoomp! video.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 8:00 a.m.
We've posted three items from Sunday's show and have two others in the works, including one on the disagreement between Arianna Huffington and Liz Cheney about Halliburton.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 at 10:31 a.m.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution launches our newest state site, checking campaigns in the peach state.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:05 a.m.
In the first segment of our Message Machine partnership with NPR, we review some of the ads in the California primary.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 8:34 a.m.
An advocay group says the spill means it's time for cap-and-trade energy legislation. We fact-check a critical statement on oil dependence.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Friday, June 4th, 2010 at 2:14 p.m.
Talk show host said that most Americans support a new immigration law in Arizona. The numbers back him up.
We look into the American workforce at Carly Fiorina's HP and find fuzzy numbers.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 6:37 p.m.
In a web-only video ad, California gubernatorial candidate Steve Poizner accuses his Republican primary opponent Meg Whitman of peddling porn as CEO of eBay. We check the facts.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 11:50 a.m.
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