Katie Sanders

PolitiFact deputy editor

Katie Sanders is the deputy editor of PolitiFact. Previously, she fact-checked talking heads and opinion-shapers for PunditFact as well as the Legislature and Gov. Rick Scott for PolitiFact Florida, reporting from the Tallahassee bureau of the Tampa Bay Times and Miami Herald.

She is a graduate of the University of Florida, where she majored in English and journalism. She works from the Tampa Bay Times headquarters in St. Petersburg, Fla.


The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Katie Sanders

Recent stories from Katie Sanders

Trump says Clinton and Obama paid people to cause violence at his rallies

Trump says Clinton and Obama caused violence at his rallies

Fact-checking the U.S. Senate debate between Marco Rubio and Patrick Murphy

The Republican incumbent and his Democratic rival from Congress fight it out in their first debate.

Errónea asociación de Hillary Clinton entre recortes fiscales y la Gran Recesión

Hillary Clinton dijo que la Gran Recesión emergió "en gran parte a las políticas fiscales que recortaron los impuestos a los ricos, fallaron en invertir en la clase media, dejaron de vigilar a Wall Street y crearon la tormenta perfecta".  

PolitiFact Ohio previews the first Ohio Senate debate

They’ve weathered months of campaigning and a fusillade of attack ads. Now, the candidates for U.S. Senate in Ohio will square off face-to-face in their first debate Friday. Here’s a guide to some of Ted Strickland’s and Rob Portman's favorite talking points.

PolitiFact Sheet: Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s campaign attacks

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio wants to remain sheriff this November.

Clinton: Trump 'an absolute avalanche of falsehoods'

Hillary Clinton said Donald Trump was "an absolute avalanche of falsehoods" after the second presidential debate and referred people to PolitiFact's work.

Fact-checking the second presidential debate

PolitiFact's running collection of fact-checks from the second presidential debate.

PolitiFact's video rewind for Sept. 30

Every Friday we'll highlight some of the fact-checks from the presidential campaign trail.

Trump, Clinton debate fact-checks (a running collection)

PolitiFact's running blog of fact-checks at the first presidential debate.

Fact-checking the first Trump, Clinton presidential debate

The staff of PolitiFact live fact-checks the first 2016 presidential debate.