Latest from Glenn Kessler

Rental to Rep. Kevin McCarthy violated condo bylaws

The House minority leader says he rented a "room" from pollster Frank Luntz. But the condo bylaws prohibit such arrangements.
  • May 11, 2021

Stefanik defends election falsehoods told on Jan. 6

On Jan. 6, the New York Republican made several false claims about the vote count in Georgia. She has no regrets.
  • May 6, 2021

Biden’s claim his plans don’t ‘add a single penny to our deficit’

Over and over, President Biden claims his big spending plans will not increase the federal budget deficit But the math is complicated.
  • May 6, 2021

Kevin McCarthy says he rented a ‘room’ — in a 7,000-square-foot penthouse

The apartment owned by pollster Frank Luntz combined four units with 12 bedrooms and home ownership fees of almost $5,000 a month.
  • May 5, 2021

Democrats and Republicans need a translator when speaking infrastructure

Too often, the dueling infrastructure plans are treated as roughly similar by reporters but there are vast differences.
  • May 4, 2021

The false and misleading claims President Biden made during his first 100 days in office

The Biden era has offered a return to a more typical pattern — one that features frequent spin and obfuscation or exaggeration. He devotes little time to social media and rarely faces reporters or speaks off the cuff.
  • Apr 30, 2021

Biden’s first 100 days |The Fact Checker

The Washington Post Fact Checker analyzed President Biden's speeches, interviews, tweets, and public statements made during his first 100 days in office.
  • Apr 30, 2021

Why are Republicans touting parts of Biden’s covid relief plan?

GOP lawmakers keep tweeting about and celebrating parts of Biden’s coronavirus rescue bill without admitting they voted against it. Here are their reasons.
  • Apr 30, 2021

Fact-checking Biden’s first Congressional address

President Biden gave his first joint address to Congress on April 28.
  • Apr 29, 2021

Fact-checking Biden’s 2021 address to Congress

Biden was mostly on solid ground when he stuck to script but his ad-libs were less factually sound.
  • Apr 28, 2021