Articles from October, 2013
As attorney general in 2010, Republican Ken Cuccinelli issued an opinion that Virginia colleges could not protect gay employees and students from discrimination. That action, Democrats say, almost caused Northrop Grumman cancel plans to move its corporate headquarters to Virginia. PolitiFact Virginia took a look at the story, which has become an issue in this fall's gubernatorial election.
The gubernatorial candidates threw a few familiar punches. Here's a review of some of their claims:
Confused about what the debt ceiling is? As the government hurtles toward a possible default, here is an FAQ by PolitiFact's national staff about the debt ceiling and why it's important to every American.
Here's a look at some of the candidates' recurrent claims: