Each day Media Bias Fact Check selects and publishes fact checks from around the world. We only utilize fact-checkers that are either a signatory of the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) or have been verified as credible by MBFC. Further, we review each fact check for accuracy before publishing. (D. Van Zandt)
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience/Other
|Claim by Joni Ernst (R): Says she is ranked “one of the most bipartisan senators in the Senate in the last 25 years.”
Politifact rating: Mostly True
|Claim by Viral post: White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany gave “60 Minutes” correspondent Lesley Stahl a book of the Trump administration’s health care accomplishments that contained only blank pages.
Check Your Fact rating: False
FACT CHECK: Did Kayleigh McEnany Give Lesley Stahl A Blank Book Of The Trump Administration’s Health Care Achievements?
|Claim by Donald Trump (R): “We have a mayor in D.C. who formed a commission with recommendations. Her recommendation is: Take down the Washington Monument, close up the Lincoln Monument.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly False
Trump wrongly accuses DC mayor of calling for removal of Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial
|Claim by Robert Reich: Donald Trump said he takes full responsibility for the COVID-19 pandemic and said it’s not his fault
USA Today rating: Missing Context
Fact check: Trump debate quote about COVID-19 taken out of context
|Claim by Social media posts: “Joe Biden says he won’t do anymore in-person campaigning for the remaining 9 days” before the election.
FactCheck.org rating: False
|(International: Pakistan) Claim: Photos show public execution of pregnant woman in Pakistan
AFP Fact Check rating: False
No, these photos actually show a scene from a Syrian television drama series
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