After the Supreme Court upheld the health care law, both Obama and Romney spoke on one key issue -- whether Americans can keep their health insurance under the law.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 4:08 p.m.
We review our fact-checks in light of the ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 1:53 p.m.
Now that the court has ruled on the Affordable Care Act, we'll be reviewing and updating Obama's promises on health care on our Obameter.
By J.B. Wogan :: Published on Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 11:46 a.m.
With the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the health care law, we name the top 5 False and Pants on Fire claims.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 5:54 p.m.
A chain email claims that a lip-reading instructor for the River School has determined that at a 9/11 ceremony, Michelle Obama said, "All this for a damn flag." We check the facts.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 3:00 p.m.
We've checked many claims about SB 1070, the Arizona immigration law, and often found the claims were a stretch.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 11:32 a.m.
With Facebook now serving as the town square for American politics, activists -- and powerful interest groups -- have found a new way to hang posters.
By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Friday, June 22nd, 2012 at 4:42 p.m.
Dave Weldon, a former member of Congress running for the U.S. Senate in Florida, doesn't think so. We check with experts to see if he is right.
By Katie Sanders :: Published on Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 4:01 p.m.
A widely circulated Facebook post makes some claims about illegal immigrants. We put several of them to the Truth-O-Meter.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 5:40 p.m.
The word is rarely used in legislative discourse. Now it's what everybody's talking about.
By Molly Moorhead :: Published on Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 5:38 p.m.
As we await a Supreme Court ruling on the constitutionality of the Democratic health care law, a widely circulated Facebook post makes some provocative claims about the differences between Obamacare and Romneycare. We put the claims to the Truth-O-Meter.
A mailer from the National Rifle Association says President Obama voted to outlaw deer-hunting ammunition and that his comments show he's coming for our guns. We check the facts.
By Aaron Sharockman :: Published on Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 1:42 p.m.
We look at TV ads claiming various senators were "the deciding vote" for the health care law.
Throughout the summer we'll be updating the promises we're tracking with the Obameter. Here's the latest on five of them.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 at 5:36 p.m.
Romney boasts about his jobs record; Obama blames Romney for outsourcing. We check the facts.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 4:45 p.m.
Mitt Romney pounced on a comment that President Barack Obama made at a news conference that "the private sector is doing fine." Here's the statement in context.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 2:25 p.m.
As the campaign heats up, candidates and political groups are incorrectly describing our ratings. We put their claims about the Truth-O-Meter to the Truth-O-Meter.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 4:56 p.m.
The former president's comments about extending the Bush tax cuts have stirred up a fuss. Here's what he said, in context.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 2:23 p.m.
The House approved two amendments Tuesday night to repeal a Bush-era law on light bulbs Here's a compilation of our many fact-checks on the light bulb law and what it would really do.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.
The Obama and Romney campaigns have been sparring over the former Massachusetts' governor's job creation record. We sift through the data.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 4:23 p.m.
The Telegraph of Nashua has just launched PolitiFact New Hampshire, our 11th state site.
By Bill Adair :: Published on Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:07 p.m.
With the economy at the center of the presidential campaign, we check the numbers to see what's up and what's down.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 4:01 p.m.
Coming today on PolitiFact is a scorecard of the U.S. economy under President Barack Obama.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 10:26 a.m.
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