Qiu

Linda Qiu

Staff writer

Linda Qiu is a PolitiFact staff writer based in Washington. She has previously written for PunditFact, National Geographic, and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. She is a graduate of the University of Chicago.

Email: lqiu@politifact.com

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Recap of Rex Tillerson's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state

An overview of Rex Tillerson's senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state.

Fact-checking Donald Trump's first press conference as president-elect

Donald Trump held his first press conference in 168 days at Trump Tower in New York City on Jan. 11, 2017.

The Jeff Sessions confirmation hearings, Day 1

The rundown on the first day of Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing

Barack Obama's top 25 campaign promises: How'd he do?

From trying end the wars in the Middle East and getting his daughters a puppy to reforming the health care system and tinkering with the tax code, Barack Obama made over 500 promises. Here are the ones that will define his presidency in years to come. 

The top 10 most viewed fact-checks of 2016

We've posted more than 1,100 fact-checks related to the 2016 presidential race. Here are the most popular.

Fact-checking global development efforts in Congress

From powering Africa to ending modern slavery, an upbeat video claims Congress has actually done a lot of good for global development. 

From Russia with love. Was Trump campaign in touch with foreign government?

John Podesta, Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman, suggested that the Trump campaign and Russia were in contact. What has Moscow said? 

2016 Lie of the Year: Fake news

PolitiFact's 2016 Lie of the Year is: fake news.

2016 Lie of the Year Readers’ Poll results

Defending champion Donald Trump takes silver in the 2016 Lie of the Year Readers' Choice Poll. Who won first place? 

Looking back at Lie of the Year

Ahead of announcing our 2016 Lie of the Year winner, we look back at the claims that took the award in the past.