From PolitiFact national, mothership of PolitiFact Florida:
The Truth-O-Meter has arrived down under.
PolitiFact Australia, our first international venture, launches today. It marks a new milestone for PolitiFact and a big step for the global fact-checking movement.
Headed by veteran editor Peter Fray and a talented team of reporters, PolitiFact Australia will fact-check government officials and candidates in Australia's federal election, scheduled for Sept. 14. Read more about it here.