The Latest Fact Checks from the International Fact Checking Network (IFCN) 7/14/2019


The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact checkers. (D. Van Zandt)

Claim by Weston David Pagano: Says Joe Biden “voted to expand deportations and indefinite detention for immigrants multiple times.”

Claim by Bernie Sanders: “42 percent of (Walmart’s) associates are black.”

Claim by Ron Johnson: Obama-era ban on whole and 2% milk in schools has caused “notable decline” in student milk consumption.

Claim by Viral Image: Claims that the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas is not also a casino because the Nevada Gaming Commission did not find President Donald Trump “trustworthy” enough to grant him a gaming license.

Claim by Viral Image: Claims that Trump took a picture with a young Ivanka and Jeffrey Epstein.

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