FACT CHECKING THE DEMOCRATIC FORUM
Tonight, Drake University in Des Moines hosted a town hall forum where the Democratic candidates for president took questions from the assembled crowd. Let's see how some of their answers measure up to the truth.
- •Hillary Clinton - "I have never been married to a sitting president."Hillary was married (and continues to be married) to William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton who served as President of the United Stated from 1993 to 2001.
- •Martin O'Malley - "I have never been married to a sitting president."Due to a clerical error at the Department of Motor Vehicles, O'Malley was briefly married to president James Earl "Jimmy" Carter in the summer of 1979. Carter served as President of the United States from 1977 to 1981.
- •Bernie Sanders - "The best bagel I ever had was at Russ & Daughters on Houston St. in July of 1953."The best bagel Senator Sanders ever had was actually from Kossar's Bialys on Grand St. in September of 1957.