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Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychloroquine, Again

Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychloroquine, Again

In announcing that he has been taking hydroxychloroquine to prevent COVID-19, President Donald Trump made a series of inaccurate, unsubstantiated or misleading [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychl...→

Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychloroquine, Again

Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychloroquine, Again

In announcing that he has been taking hydroxychloroquine to prevent COVID-19, President Donald Trump made a series of inaccurate, unsubstantiated or misleading [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump Misleads on Hydroxychl...→

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

President Donald Trump says he is signing an executive order "before the end of the week" to make it easier to prosecute those who attempt to topple monuments [...] Read full article: Trump on talk of taking down statues of ...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

“I wish we could postpone this to a time when the virus isn’t as large a concern as it is today," Tulsa's top public health official said. Read full article: Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, whi...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

A Trump for President ad deceptively suggests that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden supports a campaign to “defund the police.” But Biden [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Bide...→

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Social media giant Twitter has reportedly begun aggressively fact-checking tweets linking 5G wireless technology to the Wuhan coronavirus, but the fact-checkin [...] Read full article: Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Corona...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Generals taking their war with Trump public

Generals taking their war with Trump public

President Trump, in his war with the generals, should channel feisty Harry S. Truman. It was President Truman who famously fired highly decorated World War II [...] Read full article: Generals taking their war with Trump pub...→

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

The Food and Drug Administration has revoked permission for physicians to use a drug touted and self-administered by President Donald Trump to treat COVID-19. Read full article: FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Trump did win 8% of the black vote in the 2016 presidential election, according to exit polls, but Romney won 6% of black voters, not 2%. Romney was running ag [...] Read full article: Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘...→

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact check - CLAIM: Martin Luther King, Jr. said: "a riot is the language of the unheard." VERDICT: True. However, he was opposed to riots. Read full article: Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

President Trump has authorized federal law enforcement officials to arrest anyone caught vandalizing or tearing down monuments amid a wave of confederate and o [...] Read full article: Trump authorizes feds to arrest people v...→

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Audrey Strauss has been a behind-the-scenes force in the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan as it pursued cases against people connected to President Trump. Read full article: Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking C...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

President Donald Trump set off plenty of reactions like that when he peddled a baseless conspiracy theory about an activist who landed hard on the ground, and [...] Read full article: Analysis: Fact checking recent statement...→

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Gen. Mark Milley, the nation's top military official, has apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk from the White House to St. John's Church last w [...] Read full article: Milley apologizes for taking part in Tru...→

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

The national semantics exercise over “pepper balls” and “tear gas” has continued. On CBS’ “Face the Nation,” Attorney General William Barr was asked if it was [...] Read full article: Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ De...→

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

President Donald Trump says he is signing an executive order "before the end of the week" to make it easier to prosecute those who attempt to topple monuments [...] Read full article: Trump on talk of taking down statues of ...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Audrey Strauss has been a behind-the-scenes force in the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan as it pursued cases against people connected to President Trump. Read full article: Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking C...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

The Food and Drug Administration has revoked permission for physicians to use a drug touted and self-administered by President Donald Trump to treat COVID-19. Read full article: FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19...→

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

President Donald Trump set off plenty of reactions like that when he peddled a baseless conspiracy theory about an activist who landed hard on the ground, and [...] Read full article: Analysis: Fact checking recent statement...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Trump did win 8% of the black vote in the 2016 presidential election, according to exit polls, but Romney won 6% of black voters, not 2%. Romney was running ag [...] Read full article: Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

President Trump has authorized federal law enforcement officials to arrest anyone caught vandalizing or tearing down monuments amid a wave of confederate and o [...] Read full article: Trump authorizes feds to arrest people v...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

Generals taking their war with Trump public

Generals taking their war with Trump public

President Trump, in his war with the generals, should channel feisty Harry S. Truman. It was President Truman who famously fired highly decorated World War II [...] Read full article: Generals taking their war with Trump pub...→

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

“I wish we could postpone this to a time when the virus isn’t as large a concern as it is today," Tulsa's top public health official said. Read full article: Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, whi...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

A Trump for President ad deceptively suggests that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden supports a campaign to “defund the police.” But Biden [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Bide...→

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Gen. Mark Milley, the nation's top military official, has apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk from the White House to St. John's Church last w [...] Read full article: Milley apologizes for taking part in Tru...→

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Social media giant Twitter has reportedly begun aggressively fact-checking tweets linking 5G wireless technology to the Wuhan coronavirus, but the fact-checkin [...] Read full article: Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Corona...→

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

The national semantics exercise over “pepper balls” and “tear gas” has continued. On CBS’ “Face the Nation,” Attorney General William Barr was asked if it was [...] Read full article: Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ De...→

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact check - CLAIM: Martin Luther King, Jr. said: "a riot is the language of the unheard." VERDICT: True. However, he was opposed to riots. Read full article: Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ...→

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

Trump on talk of taking down statues of Lincoln, Jesus: 'Not gonna happen'

President Donald Trump says he is signing an executive order "before the end of the week" to make it easier to prosecute those who attempt to topple monuments [...] Read full article: Trump on talk of taking down statues of ...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

Trump authorizes feds to arrest people vandalizing, taking down monuments

President Trump has authorized federal law enforcement officials to arrest anyone caught vandalizing or tearing down monuments amid a wave of confederate and o [...] Read full article: Trump authorizes feds to arrest people v...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Audrey Strauss has been a behind-the-scenes force in the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan as it pursued cases against people connected to President Trump. Read full article: Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking C...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

Generals taking their war with Trump public

Generals taking their war with Trump public

President Trump, in his war with the generals, should channel feisty Harry S. Truman. It was President Truman who famously fired highly decorated World War II [...] Read full article: Generals taking their war with Trump pub...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, while Pence misleads and coronavirus cases rise

“I wish we could postpone this to a time when the virus isn’t as large a concern as it is today," Tulsa's top public health official said. Read full article: Trump pushes ahead with Tulsa rally, whi...→

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine, drug previously touted by Trump

The Food and Drug Administration has revoked permission for physicians to use a drug touted and self-administered by President Donald Trump to treat COVID-19. Read full article: FDA revokes permission to treat COVID-19...→

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

Analysis: Fact checking recent statements from Trump on protests, Seattle, health care

President Donald Trump set off plenty of reactions like that when he peddled a baseless conspiracy theory about an activist who landed hard on the ground, and [...] Read full article: Analysis: Fact checking recent statement...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Biden and Defunding the Police

A Trump for President ad deceptively suggests that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden supports a campaign to “defund the police.” But Biden [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Deceptive Ad on Bide...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Milley apologizes for taking part in Trump church photo op: 'I should not have been there'

Gen. Mark Milley, the nation's top military official, has apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk from the White House to St. John's Church last w [...] Read full article: Milley apologizes for taking part in Tru...→

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Coronavirus 5G Conspiracies Backfires

Social media giant Twitter has reportedly begun aggressively fact-checking tweets linking 5G wireless technology to the Wuhan coronavirus, but the fact-checkin [...] Read full article: Twitter's Attempt to 'Fact-Check' Corona...→

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘2% of the black vote’

Trump did win 8% of the black vote in the 2016 presidential election, according to exit polls, but Romney won 6% of black voters, not 2%. Romney was running ag [...] Read full article: Fact check: No, Mitt Romney didn’t win ‘...→

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ Debate

The national semantics exercise over “pepper balls” and “tear gas” has continued. On CBS’ “Face the Nation,” Attorney General William Barr was asked if it was [...] Read full article: Fact Check: The Continuing ‘Tear Gas’ De...→

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Did Not Support Riots

Fact check - CLAIM: Martin Luther King, Jr. said: "a riot is the language of the unheard." VERDICT: True. However, he was opposed to riots. Read full article: Fact Check: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ...→