Biden Hasn’t Reduced COVID-19 Testing at the Border

February 25, 2021 /

Quick Take The Biden administration has made no changes to COVID-19 testing policies for either U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement or Customs and Border Patrol.…

Wind Turbines Didn’t Cause Texas Energy Crisis

February 20, 2021 /

A steep decline in energy generated by fossil fuels and nuclear power plants was largely responsible for the power outages in Texas during the deep freeze that…

MyPillow CEO’s Video Rehashes Debunked Election Fraud Claims

February 6, 2021 /

Quick Take A two-hour video, claiming to prove that the 2020 presidential election was “stolen” from former President Donald Trump, has been viewed tens of thousands of…

Buffett Didn’t Donate to Biden or Cause Pipeline to be ‘Cancelled’

February 5, 2021 /

Quick Take Social media pages are spreading a false claim that President Joe Biden revoked the permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline because of a…

Video Uses Bogus Claims to Stoke Race-Based Fears of COVID-19 Vaccine

February 2, 2021 /

Quick Take A viral video clip makes bogus claims about COVID-19 vaccines and falsely accuses the government of “pure racism” for “push[ing] this heavily on…

Phony Trump Letter to Biden Circulating Online

January 22, 2021 /

Quick Take A fake letter purported to be the one left by former President Donald Trump for President Joe Biden has been circulating online. The…

Viral Meme Strips Context from Lawmakers’ Quotes on Protests

January 21, 2021 /

Quick Take A viral meme presents quotes from some Democratic lawmakers to misleadingly suggest they were advocating violence. They were supporting protests over various issues.…

Fake Letter Attributed to Pelosi Generates Anger Online

January 12, 2021 /

Quick Take A digitally manipulated, phony letter referring to a “Democratic Play book” and attributed to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been circulating online, contributing…

False Claims of Fraud in Georgia Runoffs

January 8, 2021 /

Quick Take Online posts falsely claim that there was fraud in the Senate runoff elections in Georgia, but the only evidence they offer are clips…

Anti-Vaccine Posts Use Deceptively Edited Video Clip

December 19, 2020 /

Quick Take Social media pages that share anti-vaccine messages have used a selectively edited news clip that suggests the COVID-19 vaccine is unsafe. The clip…