Romy Ellenbogen

Romy Ellenbogen is a PolitiFact Florida intern from the University of Florida. Ellenbogen is the investigative editor at The Independent Florida Alligator, where she has worked for the past year and a half. Ellenbogen studies journalism and will graduate in May 2019.

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Fact-check: How easy is it to get a gun in Florida?

Emma Gonzalez, a high school senior who survived the Parkland, Fla., school shooting, criticized Florida’s gun laws and President Donald Trump’s response during a protest outside of a federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale.

Fact-checking Richard Corcoran and Andrew Gillum's fiery debate on sanctuary cities

The pair’s Feb. 13 debate about sanctuary cities came less than two weeks after Corcoran’s political committee released a TV ad that promotes HB 9, which would ban sanctuary cities in the state of Florida.