Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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Lauren Carroll

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Lauren Carroll is a reporter with the national staff of PolitiFact.

Email: lcarroll@tampabay.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Lauren Carroll

Half-True

New data says differences have waned

False

Lots of criticism when it happened

Mostly False

More than zero, even allowing for hyperbole

Mostly False

We'll try not to belabor the point

Recent stories from Lauren Carroll

Fact-checking a deal with Iran

As negotiations approach an interim deadline, we look back at claims about a Senate letter and whether Iran has been keeping to its agreements.    • PunditFact: Fact-checking the March 29 news shows • PolitiFact Wisconsin: Is Scott Walker shifting views for 2016?

PunditFact fact-checks the March 29 Sunday shows

At least five times Sunday , ABC This Week host George Stephanopoulos asked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence a variant on a simple question about Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act: "If a florist in Indiana refuses to serve a gay couple at their wedding, is that legal now in Indiana?" And at least five times, Pence would not answer.

Fact-checking the March 29 news shows

At least five times Sunday , ABC This Week host George Stephanopoulos asked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence a variant on a simple question about Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act: "If a florist in Indiana refuses to serve a gay couple at their wedding, is that legal now in Indiana?" And at least five times, Pence would not answer.

PunditFact fact-checks the March 22 news shows

Israel's ambassador to the Unites States told NBC's Chuck Todd that Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not flip-flop on a two-state solution.   • PolitiFact Texas: Ted Cruz on the Truth-O-Meter • From the archives: Is Ted Cruz, born in Canada, eligible to run for president? • The health care law turns 5: What came true and what didn’t

Fact-checking the March 22 news shows

Israel's ambassador to the Unites States told NBC's Chuck Todd that Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not flip-flop on a two-state solution.

Private emails, lawmakers going around the president: Is it 2007 again?

Questions about Hillary Clinton’s use of private email and a letter from 47 Republican senators to Iran have pundits talking about 2007 again.

PunditFact fact-checks the March 15 Sunday shows

The latest on Hillary Clinton's email issue.

Fact-checking the March 15 news shows

Talk of Hillary Clinton's emails dominated the Sunday news shows.

Hillary Clinton's email: Did she follow all the rules?

Throughout the controversy regarding her exclusive use of private email while secretary of state, Hillary Clinton has said she followed the rules. But the truth isn’t so clear cut.

PunditFact fact-checks the March 8 news shows

PunditFact looked at part of the defense offered on behalf of Hillary Clinton.