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 Trump (R): Says President Barack Obama “spied on my campaign, and got caught!”
Politifact rating: False
|Claim via Social Media: Black Lives Matter Arizona Is Matching Donations Of $1 For Reposting Meme Supporting Breonna Taylor
Lead Stories rating: False
|Claim by Joe Biden (D): Says Trump’s tax cuts were a “$1.3 trillion tax giveaway to the wealthiest 1% and the biggest, most profitable corporations, some of which do not pay any tax at all.”
PolitiFact rating: Others also got cuts
|The claim: The coronavirus pandemic is planned and profit-seeking, including by the CDC and NIH
USA Today Fact Check rating: False
|Claim by Carol Miller (R): “In West Virginia alone, overdoses have increased by 50% during the #COVID-19 pandemic.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly True
|(International: India) Claim: PM Modi bowing to Nehru’s statue
Alt News rating: False
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Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience
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