The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Lilly Maier
Recent stories from Lilly Maier
Many claims went viral this year. Only a few of them were entirely accurate.
Amending the Constitution is usually toughter than passing laws. But when it comes to Obamacare, things get a bit more complicated.
Senate Democrats went forward with a "nuclear option" to defuse Republican opposition to President Barack Obama’s nominees. We found a lot of switching sides from where the debate was back in 2005, when the shoe was on the other foot.
A Facebook post claims a man tried to "opt out" of Obamacare, was fined $4,037 through automatic bank deductions, and threatened with a home lien and driver's license suspension. The reality: the law doesn't allow for those penalties. Pants on Fire!
Will U.S. aid in Syria's civil war benefit the nation's moderates, or factions of al-Qaida? Lawmakers' estimates aren't easy to confirm.
That’s probably true. But independently confirming it is another matter.