# factcheck - Friday 7 April, 2017
We test a claim that spread widely after last Friday’s actions by some Bus Éireann workers.
# factcheck - Friday 24 March, 2017
FactCheck referees a dispute between representatives of the Iona Institute and Educate Together.
# factcheck - Thursday 16 March, 2017
In advance of his meeting with the US President, the Taoiseach was confronted with comments he made last year. FactCheck takes a look.
# factcheck - Tuesday 28 February, 2017
# factcheck - Sunday 26 February, 2017
# factcheck - Saturday 25 February, 2017
Fianna Fáil’s Barry Cowen made the claim this week, and the AAA-PBP’s Paul Murphy accused him of “mischief making”. FactCheck steps in.
# factcheck - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
# factcheck - Monday 20 February, 2017
In the final instalment of our three-part series on drug policy, FactCheck examines a claim made by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn on Tonight With Vincent Browne.
# factcheck - Sunday 19 February, 2017
In Part Two of a three-part series, FactCheck looks into a claim by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn, during a debate on Tonight With Vincent Browne.
# factcheck - Saturday 18 February, 2017
In three parts, FactCheck referees an argument between a Minister of State and a Dublin City Councillor over supervised injection centres. Tonight – Part One.
# factcheck - Sunday 12 February, 2017
DUP leader Arlene Foster raised some eyebrows with her claim during the week. Is it true?
# factcheck - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
The Tánaiste made the claim amid ongoing debate about wait times in Irish healthcare.
# factcheck - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
# factcheck - Sunday 5 February, 2017
AAA-PBP TD Brid Smith says the state gives more per journey to rail and tram services than it does to buses. We put her claim to the test.
# factcheck - Wednesday 1 February, 2017
The Education Minister made the claim during Leaders Questions last week – our readers asked for it to be tested.
# factcheck - Tuesday 31 January, 2017
We examine his comments and test the claim of his fellow Cork South-West TD, Fianna Fáil’s Margaret Murphy O’Mahony.
# factcheck - Saturday 28 January, 2017
Edwin Poots raised some eyebrows when he refused to accept his party had agreed to an Irish Language Act at St Andrews. So is he right?
# factcheck - Tuesday 24 January, 2017
The Government Chief Whip denies having made some controversial comments. We put that claim to the test.
# factcheck - Friday 20 January, 2017
After fact-checking Irish public debate during a tumultuous year for politics, the news media and the concept of truth itself, there are ways we can all improve public debate in 2017, writes Dan Mac Guill.
# factcheck - Sunday 1 January, 2017
Are job activation schemes masking the reality of unemployment in Ireland? What kind of jobs are people getting anyway?
# factcheck - Saturday 31 December, 2016
Which politicians had the most TRUE and FALSE claims? And what were the issues that kept us busiest?
# factcheck - Thursday 29 December, 2016
11 months and 89 fact checks later, readers have voted for the most consequential falsehood of 2016.
# factcheck - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
How do our TDs and Taoiseach’s salaries compare to their continental counterparts?
# factcheck - Saturday 24 December, 2016
Before you leave out your carrots and mince pies, check out the evidence.
# factcheck - Thursday 22 December, 2016
An ongoing online campaign against in-school vaccinations is not based on scientific evidence, and is contradicted by volumes of it.
# factcheck - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
One FactCheck reader saw a lot of claims about the gender pay gap this year, so we’ve taken a closer look.
# factcheck - Sunday 18 December, 2016
FactCheck takes a closer look at a claim that was widely shared on social media this year.
# factcheck - Sunday 11 December, 2016
The Fianna Fáil TD made the bold claim earlier this week in an interview with a local newspaper.
# factcheck - Sunday 4 December, 2016
Do you keep hearing a claim, and you’re not sure if it’s true? Tell us and we’ll try to check it out.
# factcheck - Saturday 3 December, 2016
What do you think was the biggest, most consequential falsehood of 2016? Vote now.
# factcheck - Thursday 1 December, 2016
The AAA-PBP says almost three quarters of Irish Water customers refused to pay during the most recent billing cycle. Is that true?
# factcheck - Sunday 27 November, 2016
Using previously unpublished data, FactCheck steps in to referee a heated dispute between the Law Society and the insurance industry.
# factcheck - Saturday 26 November, 2016
The INMO General Secretary made a series of claims on Claire Byrne Live this week. Here’s our FactCheck roundup.
# factcheck - Wednesday 23 November, 2016
Fine Gael has been on Twitter and Facebook, promoting a set of claims about its role in the fall of mortgages in arrears. Do they check out?
# factcheck - Sunday 20 November, 2016
Richard Bruton made a big claim about this major issue, on Claire Byrne Live earlier in the week.
# factcheck - Saturday 19 November, 2016
The National Party leader made a series of claims about immigration on the Last Word this week. We checked them out.
# factcheck - Thursday 17 November, 2016
Fact-checkers from around the world, including TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck, set out their stall on Facebook and fake news.
# factcheck - Wednesday 16 November, 2016
The Climate Action Minister says four people die every day due to air pollution. We put his claim to the test.
# factcheck - Sunday 13 November, 2016
One FactCheck reader was curious about a claim made by Simon Harris last week, so we looked into it.
# factcheck - Thursday 10 November, 2016
An old article, based on a misquotation, has been spreading the false rumour widely online since Tuesday.