Fact Checker

Criteria

The Fact Checker team checks statements made by an Iowa political candidate/officeholder or a national candidate/officeholder about Iowa, or in ads that appear in our market.

Claims must be independently verifiable.

We give statements grades from A to F based on accuracy and context.

If you spot a claim you think needs checking, email us.

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The Fact Checker team is comprised of Erin Jordan, Michaela Ramm, John Steppe, and Marissa Payne.

Ongoing Coverage