Greg Borowski

Greg Borowski is deputy managing editor for projects, investigations and digital innovation at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and editor of the newspaper's PolitiFact Wisconsin site. Before becoming an editor, Borowski spent more than 15 years covering government and politics in Michigan and Wisconsin. He joined the Journal Sentinel staff in 1998. Borowski is a Milwaukee native and a graduate of Marquette University.

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No city really wins lead leaching contest

Recent stories from Greg Borowski

Gov. Tony Evers moving forward on some promises

Gov. Tony Evers has now been in office for a year, with a pair of State of the State addresses under his belt. That makes it a good time to check in on a few of the promises Evers made on the campaign trail.

President Trump's memorable lines at Milwaukee rally fact-checked

We picked out some of the most memorable claims Trump made and turned to past fact-checks done by PolitiFact Wisconsin and the PolitiFact National staff to look at their accuracy. 

Donald Trump's promises Kept, Broken, Stalled as he visits Wisconsin

As President Donald Trump makes another visit to Wisconsin, PolitiFact Wisconsin updates the president's promises kept, broken or stalled.  

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for December 2019

PolitiFact takes a look at the top fact-checks that closed out the year 2019. 

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for 2019

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for the year 2019 includes fact-checks on former presidential contender Hillary Clinton's claims about Wisconsin voters, Minnesota vs. Wisconsin on number of lakes, and much more. 

Impeachment process a hot topic nationally as well as for readers of PolitiFact Wisconsin

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for November feature fact-checks on presidential inquiries, African American males in the penal system, impeachment rights of Trump, Clinton and Nixon and more. 

More Evers promises limited by Republican opposition

We update three promises Gov. Tony Evers made on gun control, lead abatement and prevailing wages.

Dissecting the spin on manufacturing numbers

The chairmen of Wisconsin's Republican and Democratic parties asserted in the same TV appearance that Wisconsin manufacturing jobs are up under Trump and down in the last year. Can both be true?

Fact-checking guns ahead of Wisconsin's special session

With the Wisconsin Legislature about to convene a special session on gun control, here's a collection of our recent gun-related fact checks.

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for October 2019

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for October feature fact-checks on millionaires using food stamp benefits, background checks. business investment growth and more.