Stand up for the facts!

Misinformation isn't going away just because it's a new year. Support trusted, factual information with a tax deductible contribution to PolitiFact.

More Info

I would like to contribute

Elaine Luria

Democrat Elaine Luria represents Virginia's 3rd Congressional District, anchored in Virginia Beach. She was first elected to Congress in 2018, defeating Republican incumbent Scott Taylor. Luria was born and reared in Alabama. She graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1997 with a double major in physics and history. She earned an MS in engineering management from Old Dominion University in 2004. Luria was a Navy officer for 20 years, spending her entire career aboard battle ships running nuclear reactors as an engineer. She retired from the Navy in 2017 as a commander.  

Scorecard

Latest Fact-checks of Elaine Luria

Inside PolitiFact

Fact-checking journalism is the heart of PolitiFact. Our core principles are independence, transparency, fairness, thorough reporting and clear writing. The reason we publish is to give citizens the information they need to govern themselves in a democracy.

Support independent fact-checking.
Become a member!

In a world of wild talk and fake news, help us stand up for the facts.

Sign me up