Truth-squading public officials' statements, with our partners at voiceofsandiego.org

Friday, Feb 27, 2015 at 09:03 PM PST

SD Fact Check: Local Energy Costs

SD Fact Check: Local Energy Costs

San Diegans are paying higher power rates than most people in California, and our energy sources are not the most environmentally friendly. So is there a way to lower our rates while also increasing our use of...

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 08:40 PM PST

SD Fact Check: Paying for Chargers Stadium

SD Fact Check: Paying for Chargers Stadium

Mayor Kevin Faulconer's office and the Chargers have gone back and forth over who is at fault for not building a football stadium in San Diego. Scott Lewis from the Voice of San Diego breaks down the money...

Friday, Feb 13, 2015 at 08:12 PM PST

SD Fact Check: AirBnB Permits

SD Fact Check: AirBnB Permits

The website AirBnB allows people to make cash off of vacationers looking for a good deal, but now the city of San Diego is cracking down on the practice and wants hosts to get permits.

Friday, Feb 6, 2015 at 09:55 PM PST

SD Fact Check: Paying for Infrastructure

SD Fact Check: Paying for Infrastructure

San Diego has an ambitious plan to fix our aging roads and other infrastructure, but how much will it really cost, and where will the money come from? The Voice of San Diego's Scott Lewis takes a look at...

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 07:51 PM PST

SD Fact Check: 911 Response Times

SD Fact Check: 911 Response Times

Firefighter response times have come under scrutiny in some parts of San Diego, but Mayor Kevin Faulconer says they have improved. The Voice of San Diego's Lisa Halverstadt takes a look at that and other claims....

Friday, Jan 23, 2015 at 07:19 PM PST

SD Fact Check: Chargers vs. City on Stadium

SD Fact Check: Chargers vs. City on Stadium

There is still a lot of discussion at San Diego City Hall about how to build a new stadium for the Chargers, but the team and the city are not in agreement over several issues.

Friday, Jan 9, 2015 at 08:44 PM PST

SD Fact Check: 2014 Hall of Fame

SD Fact Check: 2014 Hall of Fame

From calling out politicians, to pointing out when some Olympic-sized mistakes, The Voice of San Diego's Lisa Halverstadt takes a look at the 2014 Fact Check Hall of Fame.

Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 09:10 PM PST

SD Fact Check: Chargers Stadium Dreams

SD Fact Check: Chargers Stadium Dreams

The Chargers are staying in San Diego for at least one more year, but there is still a lot of uncertainty about their future if a new stadium isn't built. The Voice of San Diego's Scott Lewis takes a closer look...

Friday, Nov 28, 2014 at 08:47 PM PST

SD Fact Check: SDPD Officer Retention

SD Fact Check: SDPD Officer Retention

In recent years, there has been a lot of talk about the number of San Diego Police officers who have moved on to other departments for better pay. The Voice of San Diego's Lisa Halverstadt sees if the numbers...

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 08:20 PM PST

SD Fact Check: School Trustee Touts Smaller Classes

SD Fact Check: School Trustee Touts Smaller Classes

SDUSD Trustee Kevin Beiser, who just one re-election, touts smaller class sizes as one of his achievements. But does the math add up? The Voice of San Diego's Scott Lewis breaks down the numbers on Nov. 21, 2014

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