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Fact Checking McAuliffe’s Claim That Youngkin Wants to Ban Books by Black Authors

Youngkin has criticized McAuliffe for vetoing laws that would have allowed parents to opt kids out of readings that contain sexual material.

Fact Checking Donald Trump’s WSJ Letter to the Editor

The former president made a number of false claims about the election results in Pennsylvania.

Fact Check: COVID Deaths Among Vaccinated Massachusetts Residents

A claim that vaccinated patients accounted for 45 percent of deaths is false.

Fact Checking Claims that the Pfizer Vaccine Is Not Yet Approved

The FDA granted full approval in August.