Viewing Tag: 2020 Election

CBS News Didn’t Misrepresent Trump Gathering as a Biden Event

September 17, 2020 /

Quick Take Social media posts are using an image of a CBS News report to accuse the network of misrepresenting a campaign event for President…

DSCC Falsely Attacks Daines on Social Security

September 16, 2020 /

In a TV ad, a Democratic committee falsely claims Sen. Steve Daines of Montana is “pushing a plan” that could “end Social Security benefits by…

Trump Spins Quotes by/About Biden

September 14, 2020 /

In campaign rallies in Nevada, President Donald Trump twisted remarks made by Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and gave a disputed description of comments by…

Vice Presidential Vacancy Isn’t Automatically Filled by House Speaker

September 14, 2020 /

Quick Take A viral Facebook post wrongly suggests that if Joe Biden were to become president and later step down, Nancy Pelosi would become vice…

Baseless Claim Turns Fake IDs Story into Voter Fraud Tale

September 11, 2020 /

Quick Take A claim being shared on Facebook distorts the facts about fake IDs seized in a Chicago airport this year, baselessly claiming the phony…

Biden’s False Attacks on Trump’s Social Security ‘Plan’

September 11, 2020 /

A Biden campaign TV ad falsely claims that a government analysis of President Donald Trump’s “planned cuts to Social Security” shows that “if Trump gets…

Biden’s False Statement About the Trade Deficit

September 10, 2020 /

In a campaign speech in Warren, Michigan, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden falsely claimed that the United States’ trade deficit had “hit an all-time high”…

Trump’s Latest Bogus Talking Point on Voter Fraud

September 10, 2020 /

Nine states and the District of Columbia will mail ballots to about 44 million registered voters for the November election. Several of them have done…

Trump’s Bad Advice for Mail-In Voters

September 4, 2020 /

Elections officials and voting experts say President Donald Trump gave bad advice when he encouraged mail-in voters to show up at polling places on Election…

Jill Biden Didn’t Propose All Americans Be ‘Required to Learn Spanish’

September 3, 2020 /

Quick Take Jill Biden hasn’t said that all Americans will be “required” to learn Spanish if her husband wins the 2020 presidential election, contrary to…