Jeff Greenfield's file

Jeff Greenfield is a television journalist and author focusing on politics, media and culture. He served as a senior political correspondent for CBS, a senior analyst for CNN, and a political and media analyst for ABC News.

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True0(0)
  • Mostly True0(0)
  • Half True0(0)
  • Mostly False1 (%)(1)
  • False0(0)
  • Pants on Fire0(0)

Recent stories featuring Jeff Greenfield

Ahead of March for Our Lives, our gun-related fact checks since Parkland

Background checks, number of school shootings this year, more guns in U.S. than people?

Guns, school shootings, background checks, mental illness

With national school walkout planned, reviewing gun-related fact checks since the Florida school shooting.

High Five: After Florida school shooting, gun-related fact checks dominate

Not 18 "school shootings" this year, not more guns than people in the U.S., and more.

All of PolitiFact California’s fact checks on gun violence

Since PolitiFact California launched in late 2015, we have produced more than a dozen fact checks and articles on guns and mass shootings. We rated each claim based on information known at the time. Much of the work remains relevant as assertions over guns and gun violence continue to spill into the public square, some vetted and others devoid of fact.

18 school shootings already in '18? Not so fast

Misleading figure spreads in wake of Florida school shooting.