Assistant Managing Editor/Politics, Tampa Bay Times
Amy Hollyfield is the Assistant Managing Editor/Politics for the Tampa Bay Times, overseeing state and national political coverage, including bureaus in Tallahassee and Washington, and PolitiFact, PunditFact and PolitiFact Florida. PolitiFact was awarded the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. Amy has worked at the Times for more than 15 years, after previous stints at the Miami Herald and Florida Today.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Amy Hollyfield
"44% of homeless people are employed."
Recent stories from Amy HollyfieldGOP reacts to Ted Nugent comments
Rand Paul told a tea party meeting that supporters should avoid name-calling and focus on the positive. PunditFact has fact-checked two points about Nugent’s controversial criticism of President Barack Obama.Debt vs. deficit: What’s the difference?
A few recent fact-checks show that falling deficits don’t mean falling debt.PunditFact fact-checks the Feb. 23 news shows
The political unrest in Ukraine dominated discussion on the Sundays shows.Fact-checking the Feb. 23 news shows
Much of the talk Sunday focused on the events in Ukraine.Attack ad on Obamacare revives talking points old and new
An ad from the National Republican Congressional Committee attacks Alex Sink, a Democrat running for Congress in Florida, for supporting the health care law. We put its claims to our Truth-O-Meter.We put the GOP case against Alex Sink to the Truth-O-Meter
A Republican Party of Florida mailer laid out a litany of attacks against the congressional candidate in the 13th District race, so we checked our rulings from years past. It turns out we've heard almost all of them before.PolitiFact's Top 5 fact-checks for January
The month brought fact-checks on employment, energy, education -- and beheadings.Who the sports pundits picked to win the Super Bowl
Seahawks or Broncos? The sports pundits offered their prediction Sunday ... and we're keeping score.PunditFact's fact or fiction guide to the Super Bowl
PunditFact decided to check in on the sports pundits ahead of the big game between Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos.Super Bowl facts, falsehoods
We decided to check in on the sports pundits ahead of the big game between Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos.
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