Pro-business group whose president is the former head of the New Hampshire Republican Party.
This week, readers sent us comments about our fact-checks of the Reagan presidential debate and ads in a New York special election. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some of [...]
This week, readers sent us comments about a perceived bias in FactCheck.org articles, and our style for citing sources. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some of the e-mail we [...]
This week, readers sent us comments about Gov. Rick Perry's statements about secession, a special election in Nevada and an ad attacking Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts. In the FactCheck [...]
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This week, readers sent us comments on Mitt Romney's claims about the Social Security payroll tax and Howard Dean's statement on tax cuts. In the FactCheck Mailbag, we feature some [...]
This week, readers continued to send us comments on our articles about the debt limit, as well as letters on Ray LaHood's incorrect job numbers, the National Review and the [...]
Q: Is a chart claiming to show the "top 20 raises" to White House staffers accurate?
A: It's misleading. The salary increases for 19 of the 21 employees listed resulted from promotions. Average pay for White House staff actually declined.
A Mitt Romney online video overstates the growth of Chicago's unemployment rate under President Obama. The ad says that Chicago's unemployment is up 48 percent, which is true since November [...]
Sen. Harry Reid falsely claimed that 8 million jobs were lost during the Bush administration. To the contrary, there was a net gain of 1 million jobs under President George [...]