Has the sex-trafficking law eliminated 90 percent of sex-trafficking ads?

Rep. Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) claims that “sex trafficking” ads have declined 90 percent, but that’s stale data.

Who is Bruce Ohr and why does Trump keep tweeting about him?

President Trump keeps tweeting about a sideline figure in the Russia probe. Here’s a guide to what we know.

Nancy Pelosi twists an old McConnell quote into a ‘racist statement’

Fact-checking Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s media blitz

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

Has the Trump administration repealed 22 regulations for each new one?

President Trump has taken on the regulatory state, but his team overstates his success with fishy numbers

The zombie claim that won’t die: The media exposed bin Laden’s phone.

Hey, we debunked this back in 2005

President Trump has made 4,229 false or misleading claims in 558 days

In his first year as president, Trump made 2,140 false or misleading claims. Now, just six months later, he has almost doubled that total.

Once again, ‘fake news’ decried by Trump turns out to be true

The Trump administration has a consistent habit of flatly denying media reports that turn out to be correct.

President Trump announces a major U.S. Steel expansion — that isn’t happening

U.S. Steel ducks questions about whether an alleged phone conversation ever took place.

For the record: Supreme Court nominees considered in ‘election years’

Democrats are charging hypocrisy by Republicans on considering nominations in election years. But that’s just spin.

Foundation faceoff: The Trump Foundation vs. the Clinton Foundation

Trump’s 2020 campaign manager tweeted a wildly misleading chart that earns Four Pinocchios.

Rapidly expanding fact-checking movement faces growing pains

The number of fact-checking organizations has tripled around the globe in four years. But the journalist movement is increasingly under attack.

N.D. Republican’s Senate campaign ‘fact-checking’ website promotes false claim on CBO estimates

Rep. Ken Cramer (R-N.D.) created a “fact” website. But some of its claims don’t stand up to scrutiny.

President Trump’s flip-flop on coverage for preexisting health conditions

Over and over, President Trump said he supports coverage for preexisting conditions. Now, he does not. Flip-flop!

Fact-checking President Trump’s claims about the North Korea deal

President Trump views his diplomacy as a great triumph. We check his facts and claims.

Trump’s claim that an Obama administration effort on Iran was ‘totally illegal’

The president is calling for a probe of a proposed transaction that the Senate investigated — and did not find to be illegal.

Did 4,645 people die in Hurricane Maria? Nope.

The widely reported number of 4,645 deaths is based on a survey that actually counted only 15 deaths attributed to the hurricane.

President Trump has made 3,251 false or misleading claims in 497 days

As Trump nears the 500th day of his presidency, his daily average number of false or misleading claims keeps climbing.

CHIP, CHIMPs and Trump’s budget-rescission request: a guide to the debate

Is President Trump targeting children’s health care? Are Democrats crying wolf? Here’s what’s really going on in the budget game.

President Trump’s fog of ‘scandals’ and outrages about the Mueller investigation

The president has claimed at least six scandals concerning the Mueller probe. Here’s a guide through his smokescreen.