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Joe Biden’s claim that he got ‘150,000 combat troops out of Iraq’

Biden had a big hand in withdrawing U.S. forces from Iraq during Obama’s first term. But he was still the vice president during Obama’s second term, when thousands of U.S. troops returned to the country.

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Trump falsely claims he tried to stop ‘Send her back!’ chants about Rep. Ilhan Omar

Trump was the first to say Omar should go back to her country. At the rally, he waited 13 seconds for the chants to die down. Then he kept talking about Omar.

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President Trump accuses Rep. Omar of supporting al-Qaeda

With no evidence, Trump accused the Muslim member of Congress of backing a terrorist group, but he twisted and falsely characterized her remarks.

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Are prescription drug prices going down?

President Trump says the data show a decline. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says prices haven't fallen. But the question is not black-or-white.

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Fact-checking President Trump’s retreat on the census citizenship question

While retreating on the census citizenship question, the president made several misleading or contradictory remarks.

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Kellyanne Conway’s flushable claims about the census citizenship question

President Trump's counselor got a lot wrong during a Fox News interview.

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Trump shares fake Reagan quote from phony Twitter user

Don't believe everything you read on the Internet, or on a certain Twitter account.

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Are U.S. women’s soccer players really earning less than men?

The U.S. Women's National Team alleges they are paid less than the men and are provided with less support, despite their consistent outstanding performance. The full story isn't as straight-forward.

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Would Medicare-for-all mean hospitals for none?

John Delaney's claim is a good case study in how a snappy talking point can stray far from reality, especially when it comes to a complex policy issue such as health care.

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No, Obama didn’t beg Kim Jong Un for a meeting

The White House provided no evidence for Trump’s claim. Former U.S. intelligence officials said there was no evidence. Top Obama advisers denied Trump's claim.

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