Candidate for California Governor Delaine Eastin recently claimed Millennials have only a 50-50 chance of doing better financially than their parents. That marks a big drop in upward mobility compared with the past. Capital Public Radio's PolitiFact reporter Chris Nichols fact-checked the Democratic candidate's statement.
Democratic candidate for governor Antonio Villaraigosa has repeatedly claimed Los Angeles saw a nearly 50 percent decline in violent crime during his time as the city's mayor. Capital Public Radio's PolitiFact reporter Chris Nichols fact-checked the candidate's statement.
Hillary Clinton made claims about mass shootings, her record with white women, and the media in a wide-ranging speech at UC Davis this week to promote her new book. Capital Public Radio's PolitiFact Check reporter Chris Nichols examined Clinton's statements in this fact check.