Q&A on the Rare Clotting Events That Caused the J&J Pause

April 22, 2021 /

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices will meet April 23 to “provide further recommendations” on the use of the Johnson…

FactChecking Claims About the Georgia Voting Law

April 6, 2021 /

A new voting law in Georgia has sparked a rebuke from Major League Baseball and political spin from both parties. We’ll fact-check claims from President…

The Facts on the Increase in Illegal Immigration

March 23, 2021 /

Democrats and Republicans are pointing fingers over an increase in illegal immigration at the southern border, and notably an increase in children traveling alone. While…

Cheney’s Misleading Criticism of the COVID-19 Relief Package

March 12, 2021 /

After the Senate passed its version of the American Rescue Plan Act, Republican Rep. Liz Cheney claimed “the result of that package is going to…

FactChecking Biden’s Prime-Time Address

March 12, 2021 /

In his remarks to the nation after signing the latest COVID-19 relief legislation, President Joe Biden stretched the facts, particularly when boasting of the increase…

A Guide to Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine

February 28, 2021 /

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…

Biden’s Misleading Vaccine Boasts

February 23, 2021 /

In remarks at a Pfizer manufacturing site, President Joe Biden made misleading claims while boasting about his administration’s progress in getting Americans vaccinated against COVID-19.…

Biden’s Minimum Wage Exaggeration

February 11, 2021 /

President Joe Biden overstated the impact of raising the federal minimum wage to $15, claiming that “if you’re making less than $15 an hour,” and…

FactChecking Trump’s Farewell Remarks

January 20, 2021 /

In a video farewell address on Jan. 19 and in remarks at Joint Base Andrews before leaving for Florida on Jan. 20, outgoing President Donald…

FactChecking the Electoral College Debate

January 8, 2021 /

The process of certifying Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States occurred in the early morning hours of Jan. 7, after being…