Deputy PolitiFact editor; PolitiFact Florida editor
Angie Drobnic Holan is deputy editor of PolitiFact and the editor of PolitiFact Florida. She previously was a reporter and researcher and was a member of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the 2008 election. She has been with the Tampa Bay Times since 2005.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Angie Drobnic Holan
"We had people that were getting killed (in Benghazi), we had people who are willing to risk their lives to go save them, and somebody told them to stand down."
"Over the last several months, there was a review board headed by two distinguished Americans, Mike Mullen and Tom Pickering, who investigated every element of" the Benghazi incident.
When Susan Rice spoke about Benghazi on Sunday news shows, she said "that al-Qaida might be involved, or other al-Qaida affiliates might be involved, or non-al-Qaida Libyan extremists, which I think demonstrates that there was no effort to play that down."
Among Hispanics, support for immigration reform is close to universal.
The labor market is weak because if you count the unemployed, underemployed, and those who’ve stopped looking for work, the unemployment rate "actually went up last month to 13.5 percent."
Recent stories from Angie Drobnic HolanMailbag, Facebook edition: 'Stick to the definition of investigation'
Readers sound off on our latest checks about discrimination protection for gay people, the attacks in Benghazi, court-martialing Christian soldiers, and categorizing injury by turkey.Fact-checking claims about the attacks in Benghazi
The deaths of four Americans at a diplomatic outpost in Libya have fueled a war of words between Republicans in Congress and President Barack Obama. We compare the rhetoric with the facts.Fact-checking more claims about the sequester
Broad-based cuts to the federal budget are starting to have an impact on states and cities. We look at our latest round of fact-checks on the cuts known as sequestration.Fact-checking more claims about the sequester
Broad-based cuts to the federal budget are starting to have an impact on states and cities. We look at our latest round of fact-checks on the cuts known as sequestration.Looking for the truth on attacks in Benghazi
With some information still classified, we look at some basic facts of Sept. 11, 2012, and this week’s congressional testimony.Did crime plummet after U.S. let guns into national parks?
We debunk the claim that rapes, murders, robberies and assaults dropped 85 percent after guns were allowed in the national parks.The Senate takes up immigration
Senators begin marking up proposed immigration legislation. We cut through what's true and what's not in the debate.PolitiFact Florida wins Green Eyeshade Award for online politics reporting
The winning entry included fact-checks of the 2012 U.S. Senate race and Florida's state government.The Senate takes up immigration
Senators begin marking up proposed immigration legislation. We cut through what's true and what's not in the debate.In Context: Hillary Clinton's 'What difference does it make' comment
With the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, back in the news, we take an In Context look at what Hillary Clinton said about the attack back in January. Benghazi is the subject of another congressional hearing today.
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