Khaya Himmelman

Khaya Himmelman is a fact checker for The Dispatch. She is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School and Barnard College.

Khaya Himmelman

Arizona Bill Peddles Debunked Election Fraud Claims

A Republican representative is attempting to decertify 2020 election results.

Fact Check: No, the Vice President Cannot Overturn an Election

Donald Trump repeats a claim that has already been debunked.

No, Voltaire Didn’t Say That

A GOP Congressman credited the philosopher in his criticism of Anthony Fauci.

No Evidence to Suggest Navy Pilot’s Crash Was Because of a Vaccine Reaction

A baseless story about the crash has gone viral.

Fact Checking More Claims About the 2020 Presidential Election in Georgia

Former President Donald Trump continues to make false statements.

Did Wisconsin Lawmakers Pull Back Electoral Votes From 2020?

No, they actually rejected a measure to do so.

Fact Checking More Claims About the 2020 Election in Wisconsin

A viral video includes several false claims.