Republican members of Congress who voted against certifying Joe Biden’s presidential victory, even after a mob broke into the Capitol, are getting blasted by critics in their home districts who demand that they resign or be ousted.
Is the certification of the Pennsylvania presidential vote premature and in error, based on an analysis that claims 202,377 more ballots were counted than there were voters who voted? No, that's not true: The analysis, released by a handf
With a price tag this high, Bancroft Park flushed away its competition.
Did Joe Biden benefit from dead people, animals, and children voting illegally in Georgia in the 2020 presidential election? No, there's no evidence of such voter fraud. Although President Trump warned in July 2020 that he worried about p
Did six people in Pennsylvania die and then register and vote in the 2020 election? No evidence has been provided to back up that claim: Neither the Western Journal, which published the claim, nor Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., who was quot
Posting a video to social media does not make its content authentic.
Does a list show over 14,000 dead people voted in the 2020 presidential election in Wayne County, Michigan? No, that's not true. A video on Facebook claims there is a list showing over 14,000 dead people that either voted or registered to
In places where the COVID-19 coronavirus is most rampant now, Trump enjoyed enormous support.
Did Joe Biden vote in favor of taxing 50% of Social Security in 1983 and was his the deciding vote to tax 85% in 1993? No, that's not true: The 1983 vote was to tax 50% of Social Security payments only for people who had a certain level o
In a roll call vote on the passage of the bill to implement the NAFTA during a session of 103rd Congress on Nov 20,1993, Joe Biden voted for the bill.
As Trump criticized voting by mail, some social media users shined a light on the president's own voting record.
There are no plans to postpone or otherwise alter a special congressional election in Wisconsin that is less than two weeks away, even though more than 50 people who voted in person or worked the polls during the state’s presidential primary this mon
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Was Burlington, Washington, mall shooter Arcan Cetin not a U.S. citizen and did he vote illegally in three elections? No, that's not true: Cetin, who killed five people in at the Cascade Mall on September 23, 2016, was a naturalized U.S. citiz
Did a school district in Texas vote "last tuesday" to bring back corporal punishment and will students be "paddled until they get better grades"? No, that's not true: the vote took place on July 18, 2017 and it is only to be used for disciplin
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Trump said 52% of women voted for him in 2016. That’s misleading. It refers only to white women ABC News’ chief anchor George Stephanopoulos spent two days following and interviewing President Donald T
Despite what the House majority leader says, a federal law will provide the 3.1 percent raises automatically in 2020.
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Trump tweets that 58,000 noncitizens voted in Texas. That hasn't been proven When Texas election officials announced their plan to vet the legal status of 95,000 voters, President Donald Trump took notice. But in a t
Voting to repeal Obamacare may or may not have doomed the re-election chances of many Republicans in Congress.
President Trump’s son purportedly proclaimed that California deserves wildfires over their political choices.
This isn't exactly what we mean when we refer to a "photo booth."
Weeks before the 2018 United States’ midterm elections, propaganda from across the political spectrum flew thick and fast. Some of it contained grains of truth, while other stories were completely made up, such as a particularly lazy cut-and-paste meme that appeared in mid-October: The meme asks rhetorically, without citation or supporting evidence: Were any of you aware […]
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Weeks before the 2018 United States’ midterm elections, propaganda from across the political spectrum flew thick and fast. Some of it contained grains of truth, while other stories were completely made up, such as a particularly lazy cut-and-pas
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Taylor Swift: Marsha Blackburn voted against reauthorizing Violence Against Women Act Pop star Taylor Swift jumped into the rough and tumble of politics with a rebuke of Tennessee Republican Senate candidate Ma
The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | No proof of Trump's conspiracy theory that millions voted many times In a speech in West Virginia that was billed as being about tax reform, President Donald Trump continued his refrain about widespread vote
Reports that Democrat Doug Jones received votes from over 12,000 dead people in a special Senate election are fake news.
John McCain Accidentally Voted “No” on Obamacare Repeal-Fiction! Summary of eRumor: Senator John McCain accidentally voted against a GOP Senate bill to repeal Obamacare in July 2017, dooming the bill to failure The Truth: A self-described s
Reports that the Golden State Warriors voted unanimously to skip a visit to the White House after winning the NBA Championship are based on a single unconfirmed tweet.
800,000 Illegals Voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016-Disputed! Summary of eRumor: White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and right-leaning news sites have said research shows that more than 800,000 non-citizens voted for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 ele
Rumors about a repeal of the ACA, also known as Obamacare, were alarming to many but mostly inaccurate.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said President Trump 'continues to maintain that belief' despite not being able to provide evidence.
Trump told congressional leaders “that between 3 million and 5 million illegal votes caused him to lose the popular vote.” —The Washington Post, Jan. 23, 2017 President Trump, in a meeting with congressional leaders, resurrected a fal
The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is the third COVID-19 vaccine to be authorized by the Food and Drug Administration. Here, we give a rundown of basic facts about the vaccine and an overview of how it works. Quick Summary Vaccine name: Ad26.COV2.S Desi
Is a "Louder with Crowder" video that shows vacant lots at voter addresses in Nevada and Michigan proof of voter fraud? No, that's not true: Lead Stories dug into the Nevada data and found at least two types of mistakes. In some instances
Out of the four bills, three were never voted on and the fourth one was introduced in January 2021 in the House.
On February 21 2021, a screenshot of a purported news article attributed to “Andrea Tonks” and reporting that disinformation purveyor Alex Jones had lost thousands of dollars to a Communist “findom” (financial dominatrix) appea
On February 22 2021, an image was shared to both r/pics and Imgur, which contained the claim that the state of California has built 22 prisons, but only one university, since 1980: A sense of priorities from pics On Reddit, th
Is a hand recount of 2020 election results in Windham, New Hampshire, proof of election fraud by "Dominion Voting Machines"? No, that's not true: The results changed markedly in the recount, but it's unclear why. The original report, the
Senate Minority Leader, Mitch McConnell voted to acquit former President Donald Trump after discussing the matter with other GOP senators.