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Get out some popcorn, and watch some videos before the debate

We’re reposting links to our pre-debate videos, this time with links rather than embeds, for people who prefer to get to the video that way (or want to send the links to friend.). Let’s see how many of these bogus claims get repeated tonight.

The Fact Checker will also have a live fact check during The Washington Post-Bloomberg debate and then produce our usuual wrap-up of the highlights and lowlights.


This video dissects claims by Mitt Romney and Michele Bachmann on President Obama’s health care law.

The economic crisis

This video looks at the rhetoric used by Rick Perry, Romney and Ron Paul about Obama’s handling of the economy.

Obama’s foreign policy

This video looks at claims by Romney and Bachmann about Obama’s so-called Apology Tour and his handling of relations with Israel.

Glenn Kessler has reported on domestic and foreign policy for more than three decades. He would like your help in keeping an eye on public figures. Send him statements to fact check by emailing him, tweeting at him, or sending him a message on Facebook.


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