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Angie Drobnic Holan is the editor of PolitiFact. She previously was deputy editor, and before that a reporter for PolitiFact, helping launch the site in 2007. She was a member of the PolitiFact team that won the Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the 2008 election. She previously worked at newspapers in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana and New Mexico.

She holds a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University and a master’s of library science from the University of South Florida. Her undergraduate degree is from the Plan II liberal arts program at the University of Texas at Austin. She is a native of Louisiana and attended the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts.

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Impeachment and bribery: What you need to know

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., attracted wide notice when she used the word "bribery" to refer to the allegations against President Donald Trump after the first day of public impeachment hearings.

What William Taylor, George Kent said when asked if Donald Trump’s phone call was impeachable

PolitiFact looked at how Ambassador William Taylor and State Department official George Kent responded in testimony to a question from Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, about impeachment.

Obama’s hot mic moment with Russian president in 2012 was unrelated to Ukrainian aid in 2014

During the first public impeachment hearing, Republicans revisited Obama’s hot mic moment with the Russian president in 2012. But it had nothing to do with Obama denying lethal aid to Ukraine two years later.

What is Congress doing besides impeachment?

With impeachment grabbing the headlines, we decided to look at what else has been passing in Congress this fall. The short answer is not much, not even on bipartisan priorities.

Fox News airs misleading graphics about Schiff, Taylor

During the Nov. 13 impeachment hearing, Fox News showed graphics that amplified unsubstantiated attacks Trump has pushed against Ambassador William Taylor and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.

The impeachment inquiry: What to expect from public hearings and beyond

The House impeachment inquiry begins heating up this week, with several key observers of President Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukraine scheduled to speak publicly under oath for the first time. That makes it a good moment to recap the House impeachment process -- where we are now, and what lies ahead.

No proof Biden or Kerry channeled U.S. aid for Ukraine to Burisma

Fox News host Steve Hilton made a series of unsubstantiated claims linking former Vice President Joe Biden and former Secretary of State John Kerry to wrongdoing in Ukraine.

Could Donald Trump be impeached, removed and run for re-election? It’s possible

Could President Donald Trump be impeached, removed from office -- and then run again for president in 2020?

5 facts about vaccines

The scientific consensus is that vaccines prevent illness and save lives. But vaccinations have been subject to misinformation and confusion that’s having real-world consequences.

Did George Washington run businesses as president?

President Donald Trump said a precedent exists for an active businessman like himself serving as president -- his legendary first predecessor, George Washington.