Jan Brewer's file


Republican from Arizona

Jan Brewer, a Republican, is the former governor of Arizona.

Recent stories featuring Jan Brewer

Truth-stretching about Arizona immigration law

We've checked many claims about SB 1070, the Arizona immigration law, and often found the claims were a stretch.

Beheadings, kidnappings and other immigration distortions

We check some of the worst distortions in the immigration debate.

Once again, Arizona governor jumps into debate over illegal immigration

But we find Gov. Jan Brewer's claim -- that "the majority of the people that are coming to Arizona and trespassing are now becoming drug mules" -- is unsupported by the facts.