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Vice President Joe Biden and Rep. Paul Ryan with Vice Presidential Debate moderator Martha Raddatz at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky - Oct. 11, 2012 (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Rep. Paul Ryan Vs. Vice President Joe Biden

There’s a lot of ground to cover from Thursday night’s debate at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky between Mitt Romney’s running mate – Rep. Paul Ryan – and Vice President Joe Biden.

10/12/2012

Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama debate at the University of Denver - Oct. 3, 2012 (credit: Rick Wilking-Pool/Getty Images)

Fact Check Thursday: Romney Vs. Obama – Round One

Usually, we present this segment on Fridays, but this week, we’re presenting it one day earlier to strike while the iron is hot after last night’s first debate between former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

10/04/2012

President Barack Obama (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages) and Mitt Romney (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Food Stamps

Mitt Romney said President Barack Obama caused a doubling of able-bodied people on food stamps by taking work out of the food stamps requirement. True, false, or something in the middle?

09/28/2012

Mitt Romney (file / credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Thursday: Mitt Romney And The 47 Percent

“47 percent of Americans pay no income tax,” said Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney in a video released by Mother Jones. Was that correct?

09/20/2012

President Barack Obama (credit:BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages) and Mitt Romney (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Romney Accuses Obama Of Apologizing For America

Was Mitt Romney accurate in the way he portrayed President Barack Obama in the early hours of the embassy attack in Egypt and the consulate attack in Libya?

09/14/2012

Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama at the Democratic National Convention - Charlotte, NC - Sep 6, 2012 (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Obama, Biden Speak At DNC

Today, WCBS 880’s Lynda Lopez spoke with factcheck.org’s Lori Robertson, who is still in Charlotte going over last night’s Democratic National Convention speeches by the President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.

09/07/2012

Mitt Romney at the Republican National Convention in Tampa - Aug 30, 2012 and Rep. Paul Ryan at the Republican National Convention in Tampa - Aug 29, 2012 (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Republican National Convention Rhetoric

Both Mitt Romney and Rep. Paul Ryan made statements about President Barack Obama. But how much truth was in them?

08/31/2012

(credit: Obama for America)

Fact Check Friday: The Truth On Romney, Republicans, And Abortion

Today’s question: Do the Republicans really want to stop all abortion, no matter the circumstance?

08/24/2012

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney (credits: Scott Olson/Getty Images, SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Denying Reality And Seniors’ Costs

An ad from the Restore Our Future Super PAC says President Obama is denying reality while an direct from the Obama campaign gets the numbers on Rep. Paul Ryan’s plan wrong.

08/17/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Presidential Campaign Ads Scrutinized

It’s “Fact Check Friday,” when WCBS 880 puts the presidential campaign ads under the scrutiny of Factcheck.org, a non-partisan, non-profit organization.

08/10/2012

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