President Donald Trump stated falsely Monday that House Democrats never called his former national security adviser to testify in their impeachment inquiry. Actually they did.
By Hope Yen, Calvin Woodward, Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Here's a look at some statements by Trump and his legal team as opening arguments approach in the Senate impeachment trial.
By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen, Associated Press
At a Monday rally, President Trump made comments about a caravan of Central American migrants that had fact-checkers on the alert. Since the president took office, they’ve identified 2,915 claims that cannot be verified by the truth. Daniel Dale, Washington…
In the age of so-called fake news, students would benefit by learning the strategies fact-checkers use to evaluate online information.
By Sam Wineburg, Sarah McGrew
By PBS NewsHour
Some of the presidential candidates have been playing with the truth on the campaign trail. Political director Lisa Desjardins takes a look at some questionable comments, while Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR join…
Does the pervading presence of the Web make people better citizens or does it propagate misinformation and threaten democracy? Paul Solman has a look at the unfolding debate as staged by the University of Virginia's Miller Center for Public Affairs.
By PBS NewsHour
PolitiFact.com, a Web site run by the staff of the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times, is keeping track of whether President Barack Obama is keeping his campaign promises and rating the truth of statements made by members of Congress and political…
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