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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.

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Mailbag: 'You have ruined your credibility with this nonsense'

Summer is upon us, and for some readers, the temperature is rising. Here’s a rundown of recent reader emails bearing complaints, comments and a few compliments.

Fact-checking Trump's tweets this week on health care, Russia and 'Morning Joe'

The facts and important context behind some of Trump’s most provocative 140-character thoughts this week.

White House plugs anti-CNN video from undercover group

Sarah Huckabee Sanders said people should watch YouTube offering from Project Veritas, which has targeted CNN before.

PolitiFact Live! for June 29

PolitiFact editors discuss the week in fact-checking political news.

A timeline of Donald Trump’s talk about nonexistent James Comey tapes

President Donald Trump’s intimidating tweet hinting he might have recorded conversations with former FBI Director James Comey has come up empty. We rewound the tape to show the timeline of what happened after Trump made one of his most provocative tweets.

Fact-checking 9 things Trump overstated, got wrong in his Cedar Rapids speech

His June 21, 2017, rally speech in Cedar Rapids ranged from health care to jobs to immigration to the Paris climate agreement.

Fact-check: The epic pay battle between Wonder Woman and Superman

A magazine column that said Man of Steel star Henry Cavill made millions more than Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot sparked an online fight, but the numbers are doubtful.

PolitiFact Live for June 15: Fact-checking Trump's Cabinet boast

PolitiFact editors discuss the biggest falsehoods in the week's news.

Donald Trump: Comey's leak of memo 'totally illegal?'

President Donald Trump wondered aloud if former FBI director James Comey's decision to share his memos of their interactions with a friend to generate press coverage was "totally illegal." 

Six big moments from the June 8 James Comey hearing

In highly anticipated testimony, former FBI Director James Comey revealed he made written records of private meetings with President Donald Trump in part due to concerns the president "might lie" about their discussions.