Exploring the Legality of COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

May 10, 2021 /

Q: Can employers, colleges and universities require COVID-19 vaccinations? A: Generally, they may require immunizations. But there is some uncertainty about the legality of mandating…

FactChecking Claims About Asylum Grants and Immigration Court Attendance

April 1, 2021 /

While discussing ways to quickly determine if people who cross into the U.S. through Mexico are eligible for asylum, Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio…

FactChecking Biden’s First Press Conference

March 25, 2021 /

In his first press conference since being inaugurated 64 days ago, President Joe Biden got some facts wrong: Biden claimed that former President Donald Trump…

Hagler’s Widow Refutes Rumors About How He Died

March 17, 2021 /

Quick Take Hall of Fame boxer Marvelous Marvin Hagler “died on March 13 of natural causes,” according to a statement posted on his official website.…

FactChecking Barrasso’s Claims About Stimulus Check Recipients

March 11, 2021 /

Sen. John Barrasso of Wyoming defended his vote against the American Rescue Plan Act, in part, by claiming that the legislation would provide $1,400 stimulus…

Graham Twists Facts on Harris Support for Protesters

February 17, 2021 /

Last year, before she was vice president, Kamala Harris used her social media accounts to encourage donations to a Minnesota nonprofit “to help post bail”…

Schumer, Warren Misstate Student Loan Debt Disparity

February 9, 2021 /

In a press conference in which they called on President Joe Biden to use his executive authority to cancel up to $50,000 in federal student…

Misleading DCCC Ads Link Republicans to QAnon

February 8, 2021 /

The campaign committee for House Democrats is running ads that claim eight House Republicans “stood with Q, not you,” because they voted against impeaching then-President…

Hank Aaron’s Death Attributed to Natural Causes

January 28, 2021 /

Quick Take Baseball legend and civil rights activist Henry “Hank” Aaron died from natural causes, according to the medical examiner’s office in Fulton County, Georgia.…

Paul Distorts CBO’s Estimate on Impact of $15 Minimum Wage

January 22, 2021 /

Raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour would cause 1.3 million workers to become jobless in an average week in 2025, according to…