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Steve Contorno is a staff writer for PolitiFact.
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"When people enter the service, there’s not a mental health evaluation."
"No one" claims the report vindicating New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the bridge scandal is "conclusive."
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
Recent stories from Steve ContornoAre ads from Koch brothers-supported group accurate?
We’ve been fact-checking Americans for Prosperity since 2010 and given the recent publicity thought it was time to review the record.Michael McCaul correct on military not screening recruits for mental health
Michael McCaul said on Fox News Sunday the military doesn’t screen recruits for mental health. That holds up, PunditFact found.Fact-checking the April 6 news shows
A pair of politicians debated gun policies on military bases in the wake of the second Fort Hood shooting, while a conservative pundit wanted to talk Obamacare poll numbers.Fact-checking claims about the Fort Hood shooting, Obamacare on the Sunday news shows
Tim Kaine and Michael McCaul debated gun policies on military bases in the wake of the second Fort Hood shooting, while conservative pundit Liz Cheney wanted to talk Obamacare poll numbers.PolitiFact's Top 5 fact-checks for March
Our most popular checks were about presidential power, presidential vacations, the health care law and dinosaurs.PunditFact fact-checks the March 30 news shows
PunditFact checked claims about the U.S. manufacturing industry and a report about the New Jersey bridge scandal.Fact-checking the March 30 Sunday shows
Rudy Giuliani appeared on NBC's "Meet the Press" to defend New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.Highlights from the week in fact-checking, March 28
We fact-checked claims on education and health care this week.Rick Scott ad attacks Charlie Crist on Obamacare
Let’s Get to Work’s TV ad says health law has led to 300,000 canceled plans and will drive 2.5 million Americans out of work. Those claims are exaggerated.PunditFact fact-checks the March 23 news shows
Mitt Romney returned to the Sunday stage to talk about the United States' relationship with Russia.
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