Eric Litke

Eric Litke has worked for USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin since 2005. He started out covering cops, courts and breaking news for The Sheboygan Press, then moved to a full-time investigative role in 2012 with the formation of a statewide investigative team. Eric grew up in Port Washington and has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Northwestern-St. Paul.

Reporters from the USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin contribute to PolitiFact Wisconsin, an operation of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Eric Litke

Mostly False

Yes, by one subjective measure; no by others

Pants on Fire!

Except when seeking grants to eliminate the backlog

False

Death to death spiral claims

No Flip

Nelson faces pressure over Gorsuch vote

Recent stories from Eric Litke

Fact-checking Trump as GOP health bill stalls

President Donald Trump took reporters' questions after Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare collapsed. We dig into some of the claims he made.