The Ohio governor quotes Lincoln, but it turns out he fell for one of the great hoaxes of U.S. history. Four Pinocchios!
What really happened when a bust of Churchill loaned to George W. Bush was returned to Britain?
He said, “Over half of the people on disability are either anxious or their back hurts.”
Speechwriters probably don’t want to be bothered with technical issues, but some further wordsmithing was needed.
A guide through the president’s more interesting claims, from job growth to education to Islamic State.
In his State of the Union address, the president is careful in framing his assertations.
Here’s our annual look at what happened to the proposals made in last year’s State of the Union address.
Politicians often quote this statistic, but it’s an estimate that should be treated more cautiously by reporters and politicians.
We dig into the data behind an alarming statistic and discover the numbers about college drinking say less than people think.
Lawmakers are repeating a figure without acknowledging it is missing an important element.