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Fact Checker Archive: 1 Pinocchio

Foreign policy braggadocio on Libya and AIDS

President Obama and Secretary of State Clinton recently pushed the envelope when talking about Libya and AIDS.

By Glenn Kessler  | March 7, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (24)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Other Foreign Policy  
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Huckabee's inflated national debt figures

Mike Huckabee is on the right track when talking about the national debt, but he jumped the gun on a key fact.

By Glenn Kessler  | February 28, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (20)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Economy, Mike Huckabee  
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Romney's haunting job loss claims at CPAC

Mitt Romney claims that no president has seen greater job loss than Barack Obama. Is his data based on facts?

By Glenn Kessler  | February 14, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (70)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Economy, Mitt Romney  
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Obama's unsubstantiated boosterism

President Obama says the United States is number one for productivity, university education and market freedom. Not quite right.

By Glenn Kessler  | February 8, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (49)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Barack Obama, Economy  
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McConnell's claims of wide backing for health-care repeal

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell claimed widespread backing for repeal of the health care law. Is he right?

By Glenn Kessler  | February 2, 2011; 7:40 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (172)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Health, Mitch McConnell  
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Julian Assange's Fears of Guantanamo

Does Wikileaks founder Julian Assange have a "real risk" of ending up in Guantanamo? Doubtful.

By Glenn Kessler  | January 12, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (28)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Other Foreign Policy  
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Cindy's Recipegate, Michael Dobbs , April 15, 2008
Professor Obama?, Michael Dobbs , April 1, 2008
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Obama and Health Care, Michael Dobbs , January 24, 2008
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Hillary and Martin Luther King Jr., Michael Dobbs , December 31, 2007
Obama vs Clinton on Foreign Policy, Michael Dobbs , December 27, 2007
The Fact Checker Fact Checks The Post, Michael Dobbs , December 7, 2007
Clinton vs Obama: The 'Fact Check' War, Michael Dobbs , December 6, 2007
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Pinocchio Time for Al Gore, Michael Dobbs , October 25, 2007
'Hillary Care' and 'Socialized Medicine', Michael Dobbs , October 24, 2007
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An Inconvenient Truth: Team Gore Responds, Michael Dobbs , October 18, 2007
An Inconvenient Truth, Part II, Michael Dobbs , October 17, 2007
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