Scott Fitzgerald's file


Republican from Wisconsin

Wisconsin state Sen. Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, is Republican leader of the state Senate. He was elected senator in 1994. His brother is Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald. He had served as majority leader of the body until the results of a June 5, 2012 recall election shifted control to Democrats.

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Recent stories featuring Scott Fitzgerald

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for February 2019

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Fact checking Foxconn

PolitiFact Wisconsin looks at claims on Taiwan tech giant Foxconn

Five years, 1,000 factchecks

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Right to work: How past claims have fared on the Truth-O-Meter

Right to work has suddenly been thrust back into the news in Wisconsin. Here's a look at past factchecks on key issues in the debate.