Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Carolyn Edds

News Researcher, Tampa Bay Times

Carolyn Edds is a news researcher for the Tampa Bay Times, formerly the St. Petersburg Times.

Email: edds@sptimes.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Carolyn Edds

Pants on Fire!

Update: Drudge deletes incorrect tweet about 29 hours later

Half-True

Voted for pork requested by his predecessor

Recent stories from Carolyn Edds

George LeMieux vs. Bill Nelson on earmarks

In a Web ad, former Republican U.S. Sen. George LeMieux attacks Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson over the issue of earmarks, and specifically ties Nelson to the infamous Bridge to Nowhere. The ad then claims LeMieux has never requested a single earmark. We check it out.

Even missionaries botch their facts

The latest scurrilous e-mail about Barack Obama has real-live authors, Christian missionaries in Africa, but they're no better with the truth than anonymous bloggers.