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Louis Jacobson - PolitiFact Senior Correspondent

PolitiFact Senior Correspondent

Louis Jacobson is the senior correspondent for PolitiFact and a staff writer for the Tampa Bay Times. He has served as deputy editor of Roll Call and as founding editor of its legislative wire service, CongressNow. Earlier, he spent more than a decade covering politics, policy and lobbying for National Journal magazine.

  1. The Overtown neighborhood in Miami.
  2. In this Oct. 19, 2020, photo, a voter submits a ballot in an official drop box during early voting in Athens, Ga.
  3. President Joe Biden speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House on Thursday in Washington.
  4. President Joe Biden speaks about the COVID-19 pandemic during a prime-time address from the East Room of the White House on Thursday in Washington.
  5. Cindy Pollock has planted in her Boise, Idaho, front yard one construction flag for each COVID death in the state, photographed on Feb. 10.
  6. A woman pumps gas at a gas pump at a convenience store in Pittsburgh.
  7. President Joe Biden speaks with a volunteer at the Houston Food Bank on Feb. 26.
  8. From left, David Schoen, Bruce Castor and Michael van der Veen, lawyers for former President Donald Trump, arrive at the Capitol on the third day of the second impeachment trial of Trump in the Senate, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Washington.
  9. President Joe Biden, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, speaks about the economy in the State Dinning Room of the White House on Feb. 5 in Washington.
  10. In this Jan. 6 photo, Trump supporters try to break through a police barrier at the Capitol in Washington.
  11. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on health care, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday in Washington.
  12. President Joe Biden signs an Executive Order reversing the Trump era ban on transgender individuals serving in military, in the Oval Office of the White House on Monday in Washington.
  13. In this Jan. 22 photo, President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington.
  14. President Joe Biden speaks during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Wednesday.
  15. A Marine guard stands at the entrance to the West Wing of the White House, after the U.S. House impeached President Donald Trump in Washington on Wednesday. The guard's presence signifies the president is in the Oval Office.
  16. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., walks to her office after the U.S. House voted to impeach President Donald Trump in Washington on Wednesday.
  17. Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ark., wears a "Fire Pelosi" hat as he speaks Wednesday, Jan. 6 in Washington, at a rally in support of President Donald Trump called the "Save America Rally."
  18. Jan. 12• The Buzz on Florida Politics
    President Donald Trump speaks during a rally protesting the electoral college certification of Joe Biden as President on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington.
  19. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., applauds after no Republican senator joined a House objection to confirming the Electoral College votes from Nevada during a joint session of the House and Senate to confirm the Electoral College votes cast in November's election, at the Capitol, early Thursday in Washington. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., watches.
  20. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Vice President Mike Pence officiate as a joint session of the House and Senate convenes to confirm the Electoral College votes cast in November's election, at the Capitol in Washington on Wednesday.
  21. Los manifestantes se reúnen en el segundo día de eventos pro-Trump alimentados por las continuas afirmaciones de fraude electoral del presidente Donald Trump en un intento de revocar los resultados antes de que el Congreso los confirme en una sesión conjunta del 117 ° Congreso el miércoles 6 de enero de 2021, en Washington, DC.
  22. Protesters gather on the second day of pro-Trump events fueled by President Donald Trump's continued false claims of election fraud in an attempt to overturn the results before Congress finalizes them in a joint session of the 117th Congress on Wednesday in Washington, D.C..
  23. President-elect Joe Biden walks onstage to speak at a drive-in rally for Georgia Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff on Tuesday in Atlanta.