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Fact-checking the second Trump-Biden debate

Here's our round-up of 25 dubious claims in the second debate clash between President Trump and Joe Biden, with the lion's share from Trump.

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Trump is averaging more than 50 false or misleading claims a day

In the final weeks of the election, the president is in hyperdrive — and is on track to exceed 25,000 false or misleading claims by Election Day.

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The Trump campaign’s bogus claims of a Biden ‘tax hike’ on the middle class

Joe Biden says no taxes would be raised on people making less than $400,000. But the Trump campaign persists with phony math to argue the opposite.

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Fact-checking the dueling town halls of Trump and Biden

Trump was a whirling dervish of falsehoods, but Biden also had a few stumbles.

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In context: What Biden aide Ron Klain said about the swine flu

President Trump keeps claiming that former Biden chief of staff Ron Klain said Biden's handling of the 2009 swine flu pandemic was a disaster. Here's what he actually said.

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Hunter Biden’s alleged laptop: An explainer

The New York Post claims it discovered a "smoking-gun" email about Hunter Biden and his father. Here's a rundown of the facts.

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Another clunker: John Cornyn’s ad on preexisting conditions

Despite what the senator from Texas claims, Cornyn's proposal would expose sick patients to higher insurance costs, experts told us.

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Biden’s claim that Trump is ‘pushing to slash Medicare benefits’

A new campaign ad claims Trump is targeting Medicare, but the benefits involved are relatively small.

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Pence’s jab that Obama ‘hesitated for a month’ to rescue Kayla Mueller

The Trump campaign has highlighted the failed mission to rescue the humanitarian worker held hostage in Syria. But a detailed report says that President Barack Obama approved the mission as soon as it was presented to him.

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Trump campaign twists Fauci comment to suggest praise of the president

In yet another example of manipulated video, a new Trump campaign ad takes out of context Fauci's comments about the workload of the coronavirus task force.

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