The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Catharine Richert
"The Arizona law basically parrots the federal immigration law."
On Sandra Day O'Connor: "I think one reason she was a good judge is she had no judicial experience" before she joined the Supreme Court.
"At the moment, energy companies spend 0.25 percent on R&D."
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Chain e-mails keep the Truth-O-Meter in flamesPants on Fire, from both the right and the left
Pundits on opposite sides of the political spectrum set the meter ablaze!Sen. Mary Landrieu on the Truth-O-Meter
The Louisiana senator has been speaking out on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. We put two of her claims to the Truth-O-Meter.Fact-checking the claims on Elena Kagan
We preview some of the claims about the Supreme Court nominee. In coming days, we'll be putting them to the Truth-O-Meter.Did Hayworth challenge push McCain to flip on amnesty?
Arizona senatorial candidate J.D. Hayworth claims his challenge to Sen. John McCain in the Republican primary prompted McCain to change his position on amensty for illegal immigrants.Arizona immigration law fact-checked
We wade into the debate sparked by Arizona's new and controversial immigration law.Obama on the meters
We rate President Barack Obama on the Truth-O-Meter, the Flip-O-Meter and the Obameter.Obama flip flop on oil drilling? Not so fast.
Some think President Obama's move to expand offshore drilling is a change of position, but we find more to the story.Doing the math on the new student loan law
We look at a claim about a new law on student loans and how it will affect students.More fact-checking from the Crist-Rubio debate
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