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Governors say that they’re bidding against one another — and the feds — for medical supplies. It’s not a complaint only from Democrats.

NEW: A popular Facebook meme claims three states with Democratic governors have "banned" the use of chloroquine to treat COVID-19 patients. That's False.

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Hey @reddit ! On April 14 at noon ET, PolitiFact's @KatieLSanders  and @JonZGreenberg  will be on r/politics to answer your questions on politics and facts in the age of coronavirus. We’ll talk about how we select the most important claims to check ✅ and more! Mark your calendars!

The Obama administration declared swine flu, or H1N1, a public health emergency six weeks before H1N1 was declared a pandemic.

The coronavirus has disrupted schooling across the United States, but stories about students in different states having to repeat their current grade are hoaxes.

NEW: We attempt to understand the scale of potential coronavirus deaths by comparing possible scenarios to other leading causes of death. As always, context is needed.

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This is a hoax. There is no “antivirus” or vaccine being developed that includes a chip to track movements.

Trump has been saying the word "hoax" since before his election. Now, his opponents are turning his use of the word against him.

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@JoeBiden  attacked @realDonaldTrump  for failing to get experts into China, and pulling the one key person out of China. Both points are flawed.

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Trump adviser Jared Kushner said the national stockpile is “not supposed to be state stockpiles.” Here are the facts.

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LIVE FACT-CHECK: Clinton is right. Analysts say Trump’s plan would in disadvantage middle-class compared to wealthy…

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

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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White House Press Sec. : "That was the largest audience to witness an inauguration, period."

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. claimed that she warned about the financial crisis before it happened. We found that her 2003 book, 2004-2006 blog posts and media interviews back her claim. We rate it True.

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

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