The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 4/4/2021

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 Turning Point USA: HR 1 “gives the federal government the power to establish their own committees” to take over the redistricting process.

PolitiFact rating: Mostly False (Wrong it gives the states the power to establish committees.)

Video gives inaccurate reading of redistricting overhaul in HR 1

Turning Point USA Rating

Claim by Per the CDC There Are Nearly Twice As Many Vaccine Related Deaths SO FAR in 2021 Than All the Vaccine Deaths this Past Decade

Lead Stories rating: False (No Evidence)

Fact Check: The CDC Did NOT Report Twice As Many Vaccine-Related Deaths In 2021 As In The Past Decade

Gateway Pundit Rating

Claim by the Daily Expose: The number of pregnant women who have miscarried increased by “366% in just six weeks” as a result of their receiving a COVID-19 vaccine.

PolitiFact rating: False

COVID-19 vaccines did not cause a 366% increase in miscarriages, as article claims

Claim by Mike Lindell TV Releases irrefutable proof 2010 Census Data was Used To Cast Votes for The Dead And Departed

Lead Stories rating: False (No Such Data)

Fact Check: 2010 Census Data Could NOT Be Used To Cast Votes for The Dead And Departed in 2020, Nor Were Vote Machines Hacked

Claim via Social Media: “Ted Cruz says owning a gun should be as hassle free as owning a car, which as I recall requires a license and registration.”

PolitiFact rating: False

No evidence Ted Cruz made statement about guns, cars

(International: South Africa) Claim: Thirty-four kidnapped children found in a truck in Rustenburg

AFP Fact Check rating: False

Recent posts about 34 children found in a truck in South Africa are false, harking back to older incidents

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