The U.S. ranks high in income and wealth inequality, but not always No. 1, as Sanders keeps claiming on the campaign trail.
We investigate how this widely-cited figure on sex trafficking was calculated out of thin air.
Rand Paul gets almost every detail incorrect in retelling crowd favorite stories of government overreach.
Once again, politicians and the media blithely repeat a Four-Pinocchio statistic on sex trafficking that does not hold up to scrutiny.
See a visual analysis.
Depending on the estimate cited, the number of victims changes by tens of millions.
Cruz might be on track with his numbers, but his statistic falls apart because of his adjectives.
The Democratic hopeful earns Four Pinocchios for getting his history very wrong.
Hillary Clinton's highly legalistic defense of her email practices skirts questions about classified information being shared.
Bush's off-the-cuff remark went viral on social media -- and turns out to be worthy of Four Pinocchios.
Both Jeb Bush and Donald Trump get some facts correct in the ongoing debate over births on U.S. soil by foreign citizens.
We dissect Kasich's go-to figures about his record as Ohio governor.
Trump has doubled his estimate of the unemployment rate. He's even further away from the real number now.