D.L. Davis

D.L. Davis is a member of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel staff, and a contributor to PolitiFact Wisconsin.

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Jumping the gun with flip claim

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Agreement fails test of time

Recent stories from D.L. Davis

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for February 2019

Readers of PolitiFact Wisconsin in February were fascinated by a variety of topics, the most popular being Gov. Tony Evers' claim about prison inmate populations.  

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for January

PolitiFact Wisconsin readers in January 2019 were interested in all things Tony Evers.

Fact checking Foxconn

PolitiFact Wisconsin looks at claims on Taiwan tech giant Foxconn

Introducing PolitiFact Wisconsin’s ‘Evers-O-Meter,’ tracking the campaign promises of Tony Evers

Through our ‘Evers-O-Meter,’ PolitiFact Wisconsin will track Gov. Tony Evers' top promises over the next four years and provide updates on the progress, or lack thereof, for each.

PolitiFact Wisconsin highlights 2018 True and Pants on Fire ratings

Taking a look at statements by U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, Gov. Scott Walker, President Donald Trump and more. 

As Paul Ryan leaves Congress, a look at his record on the Truth-O-Meter

Paul Ryan on tax reform law, Florida school shooting, support for Trump and more.

Wisconsin's newly signed lame-duck legislation: What to know

The Scott Walker-signed bills, which have drawn national controversy, on the Truth-O-Meter and Flip-O-Meter.

2018 Lie of the Year: Smears after Parkland shooting

An online smear machine tried to take down Parkland students after mass shooting at school.

In the wake of nation's latest mass shooting, what we know about guns from five fact-checks

Background checks, strengthening gun laws, preventing people with mental illness from getting guns, more. 

Fact-checks on U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin

Taking a look at fact-checks on newly re-elected U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin