Former House Speaker Thomas “Tip” O’Neill Jr. was fond of telling the story about a longtime neighbor, Elizabeth O’Brien, who felt slighted by O’Neill’s failure to ask her for her [...]
In their zeal to pass the “Buffett Rule,” President Obama and Vice President Biden leave the false impression that many, if not most, millionaires (people who earn $1 million or [...]
On the campaign trail, Mitt Romney has been hammering a statistic that “over 92 percent of the jobs lost under this president were lost by women,” evidence, he says, that [...]
This week, readers sent us a request to define budget “cuts,” and a comment about Supreme Court opinions. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some of the email we receive. [...]
A Club for Growth Action TV ad in Nebraska’s Republican Senate primary exaggerates spending under state Attorney General Jon Bruning. It claims Bruning has “nearly doubled” his office’s budget. But [...]
Mitt Romney has put the brakes on a TV ad attacking Rick Santorum — one that highlights the blistering defeat the former Pennsylvania senator suffered in his 2006 reelection bid [...]
The Campaign for Primary Accountability is a Texas-based Super PAC funded largely by conservatives that targets long-time House members of both parties.