Latest from Glenn Kessler

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) claimed the incarceration rate for African Americans dropped 65 percent when she was a prosecutor. But that's because of a statistical quirk, not her policies.

  • Mar 21, 2019

Three 2020 candidates are trying to argue that many people are working two or three jobs to make ends meet. Here's a guide to the rhetoric.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders claims Wall Street firms received $1 trillion during the financial crisis. We check his math and find it exaggerated.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Democrats misleadingly claim President Trump is cutting $850 billion from Medicare, stealing a page from the GOP playbook during the debates over Obamacare.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) misleadingly compares Trump's action on border-wall funding with the response to the opioid health-care emergency.

  • Mar 12, 2019

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) attacked H.R. 1, the centerpiece of House Democratic efforts to change election funding and practices.

  • Mar 8, 2019

Where a person attends a university is not really a good indication of whether they grew up in the heartland.

  • Mar 7, 2019

President Trump and his allies are constantly warning about the perils of "socialism" in America. Here's a guide for readers.

  • Mar 5, 2019

In the first two months of 2019, the president has averaged nearly 22 false or misleading claims a day. In his two-hour CPAC speech, he made more than 100.

  • Mar 4, 2019

The self-described “democratic socialist” keeps making statements that are false, misleading or incorrect

  • Aug 10, 2018
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