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Those covid-19 death figures are incomplete

Statistical models used to estimate flu deaths indicate that many more people are dying because of covid-19 than the official numbers show.

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Trump’s faux facts on Fox News

Trump was all over Fox News, but he often got his facts about the coronavirus pandemic wrong. Here's a guide to his spin.

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What to know about the Defense Production Act

Confused by the rhetoric on the 1950 law that officials are urging President Trump to use? Here's an explanation.

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The Biden campaign’s false claim a top CDC official was ‘silenced’

A viral campaign video says Nancy Messonnier of the CDC was "silenced" for her blunt warning about the coronavirus. But what's the evidence?

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Fauci is wrong: Italy did close its border to China

In an NBC interview, Anthony S. Fauci of NIH falsely claimed Italy had an "open border" with China.

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Was the White House office for global pandemics eliminated?

Joe Biden and other critics say President Trump eliminated a key office important for stemming the coronavirus pandemic. Here's what really happened.

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Fact-checking the Biden fracking fracas

How a few poorly chosen words from Biden spawned confusion and right-wing attacks.

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What did Dr. Anthony Fauci say about coronavirus testing ‘failing’?

President Trump said he did not have responsibility for a "failing" cited by Dr. Anthony Fauci. But what was Fauci talking about?

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Fact-checking the 11th Democratic primary debate

Here's a roundup of seven claims from the 11th Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 campaign.

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Tracking Trump’s false or misleading coronavirus claims

This list of Trump's most egregious claims will be constantly updated.

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