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

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.

Rounding up our Lena Taylor fact checks

We round up our fact checks of state Sen. Lena Taylor as she announces plans to challenge incumbent Tom Barrett in the 2020 Milwaukee mayoral election.

PolitiFact Wisconsin's most clicked items for August 2019

Readers of PolitiFact Wisconsin zeroed in on fact-checks that mass shootings are down under Trump, a claim that China is paying U.S. farmers $16 billion through tariffs and more.

Looking back on our Sean Duffy fact checks

We round up some of our fact checks of U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy as he announces he is leaving office in September.

Promises kept, broken, stalled in latest Evers-O-Meter updates

We update several promises from Gov. Tony Evers in the wake of his first completed budget.

PolitiFact Wisconsin's 'High Five' for July 2019

Readers of PolitiFact Wisconsin zeroed in on fact-checks on claims that President Donald Trump is deporting veterans, an ad that claims Trump wants to cut Medicare to fund tax breaks for billionaires and more.