PolitiFact Digital Operations Manager
Becky Bowers directs digital operations for PolitiFact's national, state and international sites and mobile products — and sometimes, just for fun, writes and edits for PolitiFact.
Bowers has worked since 2002 for the Tampa Bay Times, formerly the St. Petersburg Times, as a copy editor, wire editor, copy chief, business graphics reporter, online business editor, deputy business editor, deputy government & politics editor and PolitiFact staff writer.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Becky Bowers
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
Recent stories from Becky BowersChat with us about health care, Fla. governor’s race
Clear your lunch schedule for Thursday — we’ll be at our computers, ready to chat about health care and the Florida governor’s race. Oh, and anything else you might want to ask.Get in your questions for PolitiFact’s Hangout On Air
Let’s hang out, again. Last week, we tried a new format for taking your questions. Fact-checkers in Washington, Florida and Texas turned on webcams, fired up a Google+ Hangout On Air, and chatted about our work. You told us you’d come back and bring your friends. So, we’re on for next Thursday, April 17, at noon ET.Watch PolitiFact’s Google+ Hangout On Air
PolitiFact journalists sat down to chat about the week in facts and take your questions.
Mobile Truth-O-Meter, 99 cents till Tuesday Rick Scott ad attacks Charlie Crist on Obamacare
Let’s Get to Work’s TV ad says health law has led to 300,000 canceled plans and will drive 2.5 million Americans out of work. Those claims are exaggerated.Fact-checking the Sunday March 16 shows
Guests on the Sunday shows used polling information to back up their points. We decided to dive into the crosstabs.Fact-checking the March 16 Sunday shows
Guests on the Sunday shows used polling information to back up their points. We decided to dive into the crosstabs.Top 10 most fact-checked people on the Truth-O-Meter
Curious about who -- other than President Barack Obama -- has been fact-checked on the Truth-O-Meter most often? We were, too. So we created a list.Mobile Truth-O-Meter, now just 99 cents Top 10 most fact-checked people on the Truth-O-Meter
President Barack Obama’s 500th fact-check inspired us to compile a list of the people we’ve fact-checked the most.
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