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Trump lost. Yet the 2020 election falsehoods live on in Arizona amid a GOP-organized review of ballots that has been widely criticized by experts on elections, including Republicans.

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Why the new false flag conspiracy theory that FBI orchestrated Capitol attack is wrong:

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The woman who said she voted for VP Kamala Harris at a press conference misrepresented herself as part of Univision’s crew, the White House said.

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Yes, it’s been decades since the minimum wage kept up with inflation, and years since it increased: @PolitiFactWisc 

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There are many reasons why someone might be listed as an unindicted co-conspirator: They haven’t been ID'd, there isn’t enough evidence for charges, they’ve been granted immunity of some kind, or other shortfalls that require delaying or forgoing charges.

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Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds signed into law on March 8 a bill that reduces the time during which Iowans can vote in an election.

Biden Promise Tracker Update: Award contracts to companies that make all products in the U.S. Rating: In the Works

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Joe Biden has said he came out quickly to oppose the Iraq War. That's not what the record shows.

NEW: Medical experts and the CDC said it’s not biologically possible for the COVID-19 vaccines to “shed” or affect unvaccinated people, despite what anti-vaccine activists claim.

U.S. Rep. Andrew Clyde, R-Ga, said “if you didn't know the TV footage was from Jan. 6, you would actually think it was a normal tourist visit.” Pants on Fire! More than 400 people have been charged in the criminal breach of the U.S. Capitol.

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Trumps claims: "We will always protect patients with pre-existing conditions." The president's claim misrepresents his efforts to repeal the health care law in court without offering a replacement that might maintain its protections.

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Two autopsy reports said the manner of George Floyd’s death was a homicide. Neither said the cause of his death was a fentanyl overdose, as some on social media said. Our fact-check:

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Donald Trump blames the forest fires on forest management. False. California’s stronger winds, higher temperatures and drier conditions driven by climate change are also making the fires worse. #Debates2020  #presidentialdebate2020 

Bernie Sanders passed more roll call amendments in a Republican Congress than any other member. True. #DemDebate 

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The underlying cause of death in the vast majority of death certificates that mention COVID-19 is the coronavirus.

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