The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Are George W. Bush, Dick Cheney unable to visit Europe due to threat of arrest?
Former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney have been out of office for more than five years, but that doesn&rsq
The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Luis Gutierrez says U.S. spends more on immigration enforcement than other agencies combined
Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill. — a leader in the effort to pass comprehensive immigration reform — says the United States
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards says ‘74% of Republicans support the Affordable Care Act’
From the day it was passed in 2010 without a single Republican vote, President Barack Obama’s health care law has polarized
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Rep. Steve King says Obama’s $3.7 billion immigration plan has no border security measures
With more than 52,000 undocumented immigrant children from Central America arriving at the southern border of the United
The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Texas Democrat: Obama ‘offered fewer executive actions than almost any other president’
Lately, President Barack Obama has emphasized his willingness to take as much action as he can without congressional approval
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Nancy Pelosi says Supreme Court is ‘five guys who start determining what contraceptions are legal’
More than 10 days after the Supreme Court decided Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby, the landmark case was still sending shockwav
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Sen. Jeff Flake says 90 percent of immigrants given court dates fail to show up
The surge of unaccompanied children at the U.S. border, primarily coming from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, has overwhelmed the abi
The Truth-o-Meter says: True | Texas congressman says immigrant minors from countries that don’t border the U.S. can stay
Why are so many children pouring across the southwest U.S. border? The answer is partly U.S. law, said a Texas congressman on CN
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Is Burger King quitting its military-base outlets because of Barack Obama’s policies?
A reader recently forwarded us an email that bore some bad news for military families. “The Burger King national headquarters,” the
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Marco Rubio says humans are not causing climate change
Scientists have been issuing more new reports on the irreversible effects of climate change in recent weeks. Two groups reported on May 12, 2014, that the global
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Harry Reid says Congress used earmarks for 200 years
The term “earmark” has become something of a dirty word in Washington in recent years, with lawmakers pledging not to use the special funding carve-outs to aid
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Does tea party favorite Justin Amash vote more often with Democrats or Republicans?
Establishment Republicans who have for years operated under the threat of “getting primaried” by conservative challengers are hoping t
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Prior to Benghazi, were there 13 attacks on embassies and 60 deaths under President George W. Bush?
As the U.S. House of Representatives was readying a new special committee to investigate the terrorist attack in
The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Does a $10.10 minimum wage get you out of poverty?
During an appearance on MSNBC, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., touted one of President Barack Obama’s key agenda items — raising the federal minimum wage from $
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Hillary Clinton says people don’t like health care law, but like its individual components
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton isn’t saying yet whether she’s running for president in 2016 — “I
The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | Are Mike Simpson and Nancy Pelosi politically aligned?
We’ve seen plenty of Democrats called out for voting records that closely align with President Barack Obama and other party leaders. But it isn&rsqu
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Did conservative Club for Growth president say he respected Nancy Pelosi?
An Idaho congressional race has become a key battleground in the face-off between establishment and anti-establishment Republicans. In an
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Tom Coburn: Death penalty deters violent criminals
Last week reporters, attorneys and state officials watched Oklahoma death row inmate Clayton Lockett writhe on the gurney as he was executed. It took nearly 45
The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Social media meme says lawmakers will get $2,800 raise in January 2015
There are few things that inspire as much popular outrage as examples of politicians behaving hypocritically. That’s why a recent Faceboo
The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | Rand Paul says 40 times more Kentuckians have gotten health-insurance cancellation notices than signed up for Obamacare
Now that more than 8 million Americans have signed up for coverage under Obamacare, the W
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett attacks Democratic rival Tom Wolf over taxes, job losses
Pennsylvania’s Republican governor, Tom Corbett, is widely considered one of the most vulnerable governors seeking re-
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Were the founding fathers active cockfighters?
Were the founding fathers cockfighters? It’s not a question we expected to ask this campaign season. But we’re going to ask it because a Kentucky Senate candid
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Barack Obama says ‘the average minimum wage worker is 35 years old’
It’s become clear that raising the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 is one of President Barack Obama’s highest-priority proposals
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Thom Tillis, Senate Majority PAC disagree on disgraced staffers
Both Republican and Democratic super PACs are jumping in local races to criticize candidates this year. One tit-for-tat war has broken out in North