PolitiFact California Contributor
Sasha Hupka is a contributor to PolitiFact California. Previously, she reported on local government at The Arizona Republic as a Pulliam Fellow and worked as a statehouse reporting intern with the Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents’ Association, wracking up bylines in The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and PennLive. She is a graduate of Binghamton University, where she majored in English, and a current student at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.
April 30, 2021
An image falsely quotes Vice President Kamala Harris, claiming she said during the Democratic debates that President Joe Biden would do “whatever” the Chinese government said because they gave Hunter Biden “over a billion dollars.”
April 23, 2021
An image shared more than 4,700 times on Facebook claimed that U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, a California Democrat, could be “sentenced” for “jury tampering.” However, there is no evidence that Waters tried to unduly influence jurors’ deliberations.