Jon Greenberg - PolitiFact Staff Writer

PolitiFact Staff Writer

Jon Greenberg is a staff writer with PolitiFact. He was part of the PolitiFact team during the 2012 presidential election and was one of the fact-checkers who launched PunditFact in 2013. Prior to that, he was executive editor at New Hampshire Public Radio and a Washington reporter for National Public Radio.

  1. President Joe Biden speaks about Social Security, Medicare, and prescription drug costs, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, in Hallandale Beach, Fla.
  2. Jim Craig, with the Mississippi State Department of Health, left, leads Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba, right, Deanne Criswell, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), center, and Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves, rear, as they walk past sedimentation basins at the City of Jackson's O.B. Curtis Water Treatment Facility in Ridgeland, Miss., Friday, Sept. 2, 2022. Jackson's water system partially failed following flooding and heavy rainfall that exacerbated longstanding problems in one of two water-treatment plants.
  3. President Joe Biden speaks from the Treaty Room in the White House on April 14, 2021.
  4. From left to right: Rusty Bowers, Arizona House speaker; Brad Raffensperger, Georgia secretary of state; and Gabriel Sterling, Georgia secretary of state chief operating officer, are sworn in prior to testifying during the fourth hearing on the Jan. 6 investigation in the Cannon House Office Building on June 21, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
  5. In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo, then-U.S. Attorney General William Barr speaks during a roundtable discussion in St. Louis.
  6. A video of former President Donald Trump is displayed on a screen during a House Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6 hearing in the Cannon House Office Building on Monday, June 13, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
  7. "When we passed the assault weapons ban, mass shootings went down. When the law expired, mass shootings tripled,” President Joe Biden said May 24. He was thinking back to sweeping gun legislation passed in 1994 that banned certain kinds of weapons and large-capacity magazines.
  8. The Supreme Court Building is seen in Washington, Wednesday, May 4, 2022, as security measure are enhanced on the perimeter following protests sparked by news that the court might overturn cases that guarantee abortions.
  9. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., talks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, April 6, 2022.
  10. This Sept. 19, 2013, photo shows Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor in Newark, Del.
  11. Jan. 6, 2022• The Buzz on Florida Politics
    U.S. Capitol Police officer Keith Atkins scan the area as President Joe Biden and members of Congress are solemnly marking the first anniversary of the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection on Thursday.
  12. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis shakes hands with other politicians after arriving for a news conference Monday, Sept. 13 in Tampa.
  13. South Vietnamese civilians scale the U.S. Embassy wall in 1975 (left). Afghans crowded into a C-17 jet to escape the Taliban.
  14. Para muchos hogares, los pagos del crédito tributario por hijos proporcionarán la ayuda que tanto necesitan para pagar las necesidades básicas del hogar.
  15. For many households, the child tax credit payments will provide much needed help in paying for core household needs.
  16. Vice President Kamala Harris and Opal Lee, left, the activist known as the grandmother of Juneteenth, watch as President Joe Biden holds the signed Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, in the East Room of the White House on Thursday in Washington, D.C.
  17. Commissioner of Agriculture Nikki Fried's office put stickers on gas pumps shortly after she took office.
  18. Critical race theory isn’t one set thing, but more a changing package of ideas. The movement began in the 1970s.
  19. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Naples, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) Friday in Orlando.
  20. Power lines are shown Tuesday in Houston.
  21. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., speaks to reporters following a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill on Feb. 2 in Washington.
  22. The coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, stands in the distance in Juliette, Ga., Saturday, June, 3, 2017.
  23. President Joe Biden speaks during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Wednesday.