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Fact Checking Rep. Paul Gosar’s Claim About the Texas School Shooter

Gosar spread misinformation that originated on right-wing platforms.

Fact Checking Dinesh D’Souza’s ‘2,000 Mules’

The film’s ballot harvesting theory is full of holes.

Fact Checking Claims About an Alabama Abortion Law

Women who have abortions there don't face prison sentences.

Fact Check: Does Pfizer Say Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Unsafe for Pregnant Women?

No. Social media posts are basing the claim on out-of-date, third-party documents.

Fact Check: Did Russian Orthodox Priests Bless a Missile Named ‘Satan’?

A viral photo does show such a blessing, but of a different missile.

Fact Check: The White House Corrects Itself After False Claim About Vaccine

It was not the first time that the Biden administration made the claim.

Fact Check: Was the Secretary of Agriculture Arrested?

No, nor was he part of a plot to sabotage America’s food supplies.

Fact Checking a Bill Gates Coronavirus Soundbite

The billionaire made the comment while promoting his book on the pandemic.

Fact Check: Is There a Major Shortage of Baby Formula?

Viral claims are based on accurate reporting.

Fact Checking Kentucky Derby Quotes

The fabricated statements, attributed to the winning jockey, have circulated on social media in recent years.

Fact Check: Overturning Roe v. Wade Will Not Ban Abortion

It returns the matter to elected branches of government.

Fact Checking Claims About Masks and Microplastics in Lung Tissue

An article cites a study that never mentions masks.

Fact Check: Is Elon Musk’s Tax Rate Only 3 Percent?

A congresswoman cites a misleading figure.