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.

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Greg Borowski

Recent stories from Greg Borowski

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.  

Evers stalls out on several promises

We update our Evers-O-Meter on a series of campaign promises.

Is Ron Johnson right to call Donald Trump the nation’s “chief law enforcement officer”?

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson is the latest to refer to President Donald Trump as America's "chief law enforcement officer" while defending Trump's actions. Is that title -- and its implications -- accurate?

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for September 2019

Topping the 'High Five' for September include claims by former secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Wisconsin state Sen. Alberta Darling

Is Milwaukee's 53206 ZIP code really tops in incarceration rates?

 Milwaukee’s ills -- crime, poverty, poor housing -- are measured in studies, and the 53206 ZIP code frequently comes out on top. But is it really on top in African American incarceration rates?

Looking back on our U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner fact-checks

We round up some of our fact-checks of U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., as he announces he is leaving office after more than 40 years in Congress.