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Political leaders and government officials like to make dramatic statements. Are they telling the truth?

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. Nancy  Pelosi .'

Mostly False

Have wages failed to go up on Donald Trump's watch?

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. Don Blankenship .'

firePants on Fire!fire

Convicted mining CEO and GOP candidate says official papers reveal 'Obama's deadliest cover-up'

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Donald Trump

False

Donald Trump wrong that black homeownership rate is at a record high

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. Bloggers .'

firePants on Fire!fire

No, Roy Moore accuser didn't admit she forged his signature in her yearbook

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. Brendan Boyle .'

False

No, the GOP concealed carry bill does not block states from keeping guns out of schools

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Donald Trump

Mostly True

Donald Trump says job market is getting non-workers working. Is it?

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. Doug Jones .'

Mostly False

Doug Jones launches misleading attack ad about Roy Moore's court record on sex crime cases

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Donald Trump

Mostly True

Is Donald Trump correct about the history of the Jerusalem Embassy Act?

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Donald Trump

False

Donald Trump falsely claims Hillary Clinton lied to FBI

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. Jeff Sessions .'

Mostly True

Violent crime is up some, but still well off historical highs

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The Washington Post

Fact-checking Jimmy Kimmel on CHIP funding

Fact-checking Jimmy Kimmel on CHIP funding

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Pelosi’s claim the House GOP is ‘inviting’ violent criminals to carry concealed weapons

Pelosi’s claim the House GOP is ‘inviting’ violent criminals to carry concealed weapons

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Trump’s claim that West Virginia is ‘sending clean coal’ to ‘China’

Trump’s claim that West Virginia is ‘sending clean coal’ to ‘China’

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Seven weeks in winter: Flynn, Trump and Comey

Seven weeks in winter: Flynn, Trump and Comey

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History lesson: Do big tax cuts pay for themselves?

History lesson: Do big tax cuts pay for themselves?

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Does the Senate tax bill really offer a tax break for private jets, as key Democrats claim?

Does the Senate tax bill really offer a tax break for private jets, as key Democrats claim?

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Trump’s claim that ‘they just kept cutting, cutting, cutting the military’ until it was ‘depleted’

Trump’s claim that ‘they just kept cutting, cutting, cutting the military’ until it was ‘depleted’

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The GOP’s $10,000 cap on property tax deductions and how it affects one congressional district

The GOP’s $10,000 cap on property tax deductions and how it affects one congressional district

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Michael Flynn’s guilty plea: A comprehensive timeline

Michael Flynn’s guilty plea: A comprehensive timeline

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President Trump says the tax bill will ‘cost me a fortune.’ That’s false.

President Trump says the tax bill will ‘cost me a fortune.’ That’s false.

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