The latest Truth-O-Meter items from John Frank
"But it was Hillary Clinton, in an interview with Tom Brokaw, who quote 'paid tribute' to Ronald Reagan's economic and foreign policy."
Recent stories from John FrankRick Scott, Florida's new governor
After a high-spending campaign with mostly his own money, Republican Rick Scott narrowly won election to become Florida's next governor. Here's a look back through our fact-checking eyes at what he said, and what others said about him.Rudy's Florida pitch
In a TV ad aimed at voters in Florida, Rudy Giuliani makes claims about cutting taxes, welfare reform and a national insurance fund. We find he's mostly right on two, but wrong on the other.History is not their best subject
Presidential candidates often make historical references to emphasize points or justify positions. A lot of the time, though, they get their facts wrong -- to the dismay of historians.Making 'disruption' equal 'destruction'
Rudy Giuliani frequently attacks Hillary Clinton over her views on the free market, but he's blatantly misquoting her.Thompson's first role: factory worker
To counter his history in Hollywood and Washington, he tells of growing up in rural Tennessee.No easy pricetag for Iraq war
A precise figure on the cost of the Iraq war is missing in action.
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