fact-checker

Fact Checker: Pay parity for women

Making the wage gap seem wider than it is.

Fact Checker: Medicare reform

Claim on Medicare savings that earned the president a Geppetto Checkmark.

Fact Checker: Jobs number unclear

Obama is cherry-picking a jobs number

Fact Checker: Medicare statement misleading

Medicare savings mentioned by Obama wouldn't come until 2022

Fact Checker: Reducing deficit

“Over the last few years, both parties have worked together to reduce the deficit by more than $2.5 trillion – mostly through spending cuts, but also by raising tax rates on the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans. As a result, we are more than halfway towards the goal of $4 trillion in deficit reduction that […]

Fact Checker: Foreign oil

“We buy … less foreign oil than we have in twenty [years].”

Fact Checker: Six million new jobs

“After years of grueling recession, our businesses have created over six million new jobs."