Emma Hinchliffe is a Hearst fellow at the Houston Chronicle.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Emma Hinchliffe
Recent stories from Emma Hinchliffe
Ted Cruz had seven Pants on Fire ratings on his Truth-O-Meter record before he suspended his presidential campaign. He just landed "Pants" No. 8 for a flawed claim about a U.N. resolution shredding the First Amendment.
Our check of Ted Cruz’s claim about the shrinking Democratic Party won November. It proved our most-read fact check in the month, based on online clicks. Read the full fact check. See Ted Cruz’s PolitiFact file--chocked with 60-plus fact checks. Footnote: Our No. 1 most-viewed fact check of October concerned a Republican legislator’s tweet about Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders--and Hitler’s Germany. See Bernie Sanders' Truth-O-Meter report card.
Martin O'Malley told a Texas journalist that immigration reform will drive up U.S. household incomes $250 a year. Mostly False, we found.
We saw flaws in Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s claim the Democratic Party is shrinking. He’s sticking to his declaration and his established take on our fact-checking.