The number of followers Katie Hobbs and Kari Lake have on Instagram suggests election fraud.
REVIEW On 13 November 2022, the website the Western Journal published an article with the headline “Poster Boy for Vaccination Campaign Dies Suddenly at Just 4 Years Old”. Posts sharing screenshots of this headline and the photo of a chi
The death of a 4-year-old who appeared in vaccination campaign posters is linked to vaccines.
REVIEW Despite scientific evidence demonstrating that COVID-19 vaccination effectively reduces the risk of severe disease[1-5], claims that COVID-19 vaccines don’t work or even make things worse persist in online spaces and social media. Such clai
The number of followers John Fetterman and Mehmet Oz have on Instagram proves the Pennsylvania Senate race was illegitimate.
Suggests that “since mostly Democrats vote early” then that represents “made-up ballots or dead people voting.”
“Ted Budd voted to cut Medicare and Social Security and voted to raise the retirement age, too.”
SciCheck Digest A 62-year-old bodybuilder who had heart disease died after contracting COVID-19. But vaccine opponents are falsely suggesting that he died from the COVID-19 vaccine. He didn’t. He’d been vaccinated 18 months before his death
A deleted tweet from the White House and remarks by President Joe Biden could leave the false impression that Biden’s policies have something to do with an increase in Social Security payments. But the increase is set by law and is linked to inf
"On my watch, for the first time in 10 years, seniors are getting an increase in their Social Security checks."
"Don Bolduc wants to cut trillions from Medicare and end Social Security."
"Kim Reynolds doesn’t think nurses are educated."
Quick Take A ballot question in Connecticut asks voters if they want to enact early voting. But a social media post falsely claims the proposal would also “remove the requirement of a certified seal from certain ballots.” The measure refers
Blake Masters “wants to privatize” Social Security.
An image of a magazine cover showing Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy drawing in money and weapons is circulating on social media.
Democrats say Republican Social Security plans will gut the program. There’s no single GOP plan, but the one with the most support would shrink Social Security by a quarter. It also would give the most to lower earners at the expense of people who ea
Over the last several weeks, Ye has doubled down on his antisemitic rhetoric. Social media users have reshared hate speech against Jewish people and credited Ye for their posts.
The diphtheria vaccine is a “poison dart” with side effects worse than the symptoms of diphtheria.
Does the Republican "Commitment to America" say they will take Social Security away from disabled veterans, and raise the age for Medicare to 75 and take it away at 90? No, that's not true: The image of the plan proposed by Republicans le
There are no photos of “Biden in the Oval Office” from after early 2021.
SciCheck Digest To study the role of the spike protein in the severity of COVID-19 illnesses, researchers exposed 10 mice prone to develop severe disease to a hybrid version of the virus. Eight mice died. Social media posts say researchers created a da
A House Republican plan says that if the GOP wins the majority, “Retirees who have a pension, IRAs, 401k, disabled veteran benefits will be ineligible for Social Security benefits.”
Benefit payments are going up and premiums are going down -- but that's not the whole story
https://www.factcheck.org/2022/10/ads-distort-ozs-position-on-abortion-taxes-and-social-security/ Ads f
Ads from two Democratic-aligned super PACs distort Dr. Mehmet Oz’s positions on taxes, Social Security and Medicare, and abortion. An ad from Senate Majority PAC says Oz would “hike taxes on working families” based on Oz’s vagu
NewsPunch has misrepresented an opinion piece on WEF's blog. It never mentions social credit schemes or claims that lockdowns were a test.
Kid Rock posted “Zelensky just bought his parents an $8,000,000 villa, complete with a salt water pool & 3 brand new vehicles.”
Seattle authorities are investigating a string of serial killings.
Quick Take The CEO of a company that maintained poll worker data for Los Angeles County has been arrested as “part of an investigation into the possible theft of personal identifying information” of those poll workers, according to Los Ange
That’s a historic increase and welcome news for American retirees and others — but it’s tempered by the fact that it’s fueled by record high inflation that’s raised the cost of everyday living.
A single screenshot of a news report from March has led to claims that the BBC exaggerated the situation in Ukraine.
REVIEW In late September 2022, Hurricane Ian hit several parts of the U.S., leaving a trail of destruction, with Florida and South Carolina being the most affected areas. Around the same time, social media posts began to appear, suggesting that U.S.
It’s the final weeks of the election campaign, and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) is relying on an old trope — a nonexistent GOP plan to eliminate popular old-age programs.
Says Ron Johnson "wants to put Social Security and Medicare on the chopping block every single year."