The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Tim Ryan
Congress used earmarks "for more than 200 years."
"Many" of the founding fathers were "very actively involved" in cockfighting.
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Voters go to the polls today to select between candidates who are seeking their party nominations. Our fact-checks looked at gun rights, the Wall Street bailout, unemployment and cockfighting.PolitiFact's Top 5 fact-checks for March
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A Facebook meme claims that Marco Rubio and Rand Paul have wacky views on the extinction of the dinosaurs and the age of the earth. Its charges seem to be entirely fabricated, though.In context: What Obama said about "fundamentally transforming" the nation
When President Barack Obama said he had no plans to "fundamentally transform" the nation during a Super Bowl Sunday interview, that sent some viewers back to the archives to find a 2008 quote.
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