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President Trump made 19,127 false or misleading claims in 1,226 days

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Trump campaign is creating an alternate reality online about coronavirus

The Trump campaign’s version of the story illustrates a successful — and often inaccurate — picture of the president's response to the pandemic. The Fact Checker analyzed thousands of social media posts to show the extent of the campaign’s attempt to recast the narrative.

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Dark-money group smears Valerie Plame with ‘white supremacist’ label

Congressional hopeful Plame had a horrible Twitter day in 2017. But does she pal around with Nazis?

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Trump’s phony claims about ‘illegal’ voting in Michigan and Nevada

Add this one to the vast collection of Trump’s false claims about voter fraud and rigged elections.

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Fact-checking Trump’s letter blasting the World Health Organization

The letter contains a number of false or misleading statements. Here's a guide.

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Trump’s flimsy attack on vaccine official warning about hydroxychloroquine

The president mangled the facts in tweets about a top U.S. vaccine official warning about hydroxychloroquine.

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Biden vs. Trump: The ad battle over China and the coronavirus

Both candidates are attacking each other as soft on China. Here's a guide to their claims.

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McConnell’s claim that Obama left behind no ‘game plan’ for the coronavirus outbreak

The Senate Majority Leader ignores the fact the Obama team left behind a detailed planning document for the next administration.

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Biden video uses misleading edits to hype Trump’s remarks to nurse

President Trump challenged a nurse who said there were “sporadic” supplies of hospital equipment, but video edits made it appear as if Trump cut her off.

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Trump’s vicious claim that Joe Scarborough might have murdered an aide

We wish we had more than Four Pinocchios for this one.

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