David A. Clarke Jr.'s file

Clarke Jr.

Activist from Wisconsin

David A. Clarke Jr., who served as Milwaukee County sheriff from 2002 to 2017, is a senior advisor to the pro-Donald Trump America First Action Super PAC 

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True0(0)
  • Mostly True1 (%)(1)
  • Half True2 (%)(2)
  • Mostly False3 (%)(3)
  • False6 (%)(6)
  • Pants on Fire1 (%)(1)

Recent stories featuring David A. Clarke Jr.

Back-to-back Pants on Fire

Two in a row is rare. Here's a look at our other recent POF fact checks.

No lie: A baker's dozen Trues in 2017

And: All the claims we rated Pants on Fire in 2017.

Ex-Sheriff David Clarke's master's thesis back in the news

Also: Foxconn facts and Hillary Clinton on Wisconsin voter suppression

 

Ten NRA and gun fact checks

Ahead of an NRA event coming to Milwaukee.

Did Sheriff David Clarke commit plagiarism?

CNN says plagiarism; Clarke says 'formatting error.'

 

Related: Clarke's Truth-O-Meter file