Greg Borowski

PolitiFact Wisconsin editor

Greg Borowski is deputy managing editor for projects, investigations and digital innovation at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and editor of the newspaper's PolitiFact Wisconsin site. Before becoming an editor, Borowski spent more than 15 years covering government and politics in Michigan and Wisconsin. He joined the Journal Sentinel staff in 1998. Borowski is a Milwaukee native and a graduate of Marquette University.

Email: gborowski@journalsentinel.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Greg Borowski

No Flip

Radio ad muddles the reality

Half Flip

Withholding support, at least for now

Half-True

No U.S. taxpayer funds; but cutting Puerto Rico's debts could hurt American investors

Half-True

Started it with brother-in-law, who owned predecessor company

Mostly False

Main aim of purchase is to make it harder for Iran to make a nuclear weapon

Recent stories from Greg Borowski

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Fleshing out the Wisconsin Republican senator's comments about Flight 93.

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Claims we've rated in the Milwaukee County executive race

Incumbent Chris Abele faces state Sen. Chris Larson in the race for Milwaukee County executive.

Fact checking a Donald Trump appearance in Milwaukee

The GOP front runner made several claims that have, in one way or another, been evaluated by PolitiFact.  Plus: The Final Five on the Truth-O-Meter; closer looks at visits by Clinton, Sanders, Kasich and Cruz; Trump's comments on punishing women who have an abortion; and Trump: Low on the Truth-O-Meter, high in the polls

Donald Trump: Why so low on the meter, so high in the polls?

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Our partners at PolitiFact Wisconsin flesh out what the Republican presidential frontrunner told MSNBC's Chris Matthews during a town hall meeting in Green Bay.    5 questions you have about delegates, answered   Thanks to everyone who supported our campaign to fact-check more claims about immigration!

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The Texas senator and GOP presidential candidate made several claims during a town hall meeting that have been previously evaluated by PolitiFact.    Plus: The Final Five on the Truth-O-Meter; closer looks at visits by Clinton, Sanders and Kasich; and Trump's comments on punishing women who have an abortion.