Politics Sep 16AP fact check: How Trump’s ‘Penny Plan’ adds up to big cuts
Donald Trump’s “Penny Plan” sounds like a painless pinprick in the federal budget — a 1 percent annual cut in a chunk of government spending, adding up to huge savings. But it’s really an axe that would hollow out much…
Politics Apr 14Fact checking the debate: Clinton vs. Sanders on Wall Street
WASHINGTON -- Her intent was to mar the voting record of her rival. But Hillary Clinton also cast aspersions on the presidential record of her husband Thursday night in testy exchanges with Bernie Sanders over Wall Street regulation.
Politics Nov 15Fact checking the second Democratic debate
Bernie Sanders persisted in using shopworn stats on income inequality and Hillary Rodham Clinton glossed over the well-heeled donors to her campaign in the latest Democratic presidential debate. Here are some of the claims in the debate Saturday night and…
Politics Oct 13Fact checking the Democratic debate: Clinton’s position on the trade deal, Sanders on the 1 percent
Hillary Rodham Clinton offered some revisionist history Tuesday night when insisting she's not a flip-flopper on a trade deal that she heartily promoted as secretary of state but turned against last week as a Democratic presidential candidate.