Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Jonathan Van Fleet

Managing Editor/Content

Jonathan Van Fleet is the managing editor for content the Telegraph of Nashua, N.H.

Email: jvanfleet@nashuatelegraph.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Jonathan Van Fleet

Mostly True

Has NH support, but not from Garcia

Mostly True

Not quite that much, but still a lot

Half-True

By percentage, not raw number

 Senate Majority PAC
Senate Majority PAC

"New Hampshire has lost more jobs to China than any other state."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Half-True

Not all from Big Oil

Jeanne Shaheen
Jeanne Shaheen

"Big Oil gave Scott Brown $454,260."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Pants on Fire!

Far fetched and misleading

Gary Lambert
Gary Lambert

Says Marilinda Garcia supports "$150 billion in new taxes."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Mostly False

By letter of law, no

Mostly True

Number is accurate, sample is small

Recent stories from Jonathan Van Fleet

Talking New Hampshire politics on NHPR

PolitiFact New Hampshire editor Jonathan Van Fleet appeared on New Hampshire Public Radio to discuss some recent fact checks.

As Scott Brown nears Senate bid, a look back at fact checks

Without making it "officially" official, Scott Brown dropped a big clue in the "will-he or won’t-he" guessing game over his potential run for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire. At a GOP conference in Nashua, N.H., Brown announced that he was forming a committee to explore running for the seat held by Democrat Jeanne Shaheen. Both Brown and Shaheen are no strangers to the Truth-o-Meter.