Viral Voting Misinformation

November 4, 2020 /

Several posts on social media have made false or misleading claims alleging voter suppression and voting fraud across the United States. Below is a roundup…

Mailbag: Biden’s Claymont Childhood Home

November 2, 2020 /

This week, a reader sent us a comment about our article on social media posts that misquoted former Vice President Joe Biden as saying he…

Video: FactChecking the Final Debate

October 23, 2020 /

In this video, we review several false and misleading claims that President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden made at the final presidential…

Video: Highlights of the VP Debate

October 8, 2020 /

In this video, we review some of the claims Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence made during the vice presidential debate on Oct.…

FactChecking the Vice Presidential Debate

October 8, 2020 /

Summary In the first and only vice presidential debate, Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence parroted many of the false and misleading claims…

FactChecking the First Trump-Biden Debate

September 30, 2020 /

Summary President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden met on the debate stage for the first time and stretched or mangled facts on…

Video: FactChecking Trump’s Big Speech

August 28, 2020 /

In this video, we review five false, misleading or exaggerated claims from President Donald Trump’s acceptance speech on Aug. 27 at the Republican National Convention.…

Video: Discussing FactChecking the Democratic Convention

August 25, 2020 /

FactCheck.org Deputy Managing Editor Robert Farley spoke with WBAL-TV in Baltimore and several other Hearst TV stations around the country about fact-checking the Democratic convention.…

Video: FactChecking the Democratic National Convention

August 21, 2020 /

This video reviews some of the statements that we fact-checked during the Democratic National Convention, which ended Aug. 20 with former Vice President Joe Biden…

FactChecking Sen. Kamala Harris

August 11, 2020 /

As a former 2020 presidential candidate, Sen. Kamala Harris — now presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s running mate — was on our fact-checking radar…