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Nov 10 2023
Five Republicans seeking to oust President Joe Biden from the White House in 2024 sparred over the Israel-Hamas war, the threat from China and the U.S. approach to terrorism in the third GOP presidential primary debate Wednesday night. Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott,Austin American-Statesman
Jul 16 2023
Before the COVID lockdowns, social media companies had started contracting with new third-parties organizations called fact-checkers to assist in “content creation.” Getting a pass meant the post or story was amplified but getting dinged for inaccuracy meant that the post would be throttled or deleted.
For a while we believed it but certain revelations changed that. We came to realizeZeroHedge
Sep 28 2023
The second Republican presidential primary debate had a raucous tone, with the seven candidates frequently talking over one another and the moderators calling for order. But themes quickly emerged, including the auto workers’ strike, crime, government spending, inflation and border security. Former President Donald Trump, the front-runner in the polls, skipped the debate, held at the RonaldThe Dallas Morning News
Jul 01 2016
Spin and overstatement have long been a part of political rhetoric. But this year is pushing fact-checkers into overdrive. And that's not all bad.Christian Science Monitor
Sep 08 2023
News coverage often includes several forms of bias, and sometimes even flat-out misinformation.
Each week, AllSides delivers a brief summary of notable fact checks and adjacent coverage across the media spectrum.Fact Check From the Left
“Biden loves to retell certain stories. Some aren’t credible.” - Washington Post (Lean Left bias)
A recent analysis from TheAndy Gorel
Nov 07 2023
In the Town of Hempstead, Don Clavin is up for reelection as supervisor. He is opposed by Olena Nicks, who has served several roles in Uniondale including being named the first female captain of the Uniondale Fire Department's Manor Company 3.
Former Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray is seeking another term as town clerk.Patch.com
Nov 13 2020
Claims of voter fraud have been a constant theme around the 2020 presidential election, as President Donald Trump continues to claim the race was manipulated in favor of projected winner Joe Biden. Government cybersecurity officials released a statement Thursday calling the 2020 election "the most secure in American history."
Left- and center-rated fact-checks have focused almostNational Interest BBC News PolitiFact
Dec 01 2023
New Mexico’s attorney general is investigating the “fake electors” who submitted a false slate of Electoral College votes after the 2020 election that claimed former President Donald Trump won the state, CNN confirmed Thursday, part of a string of states where false electors and others are still facing legal consequences years after the 2020 election. Georgia: Fulton County District AttorneyForbes
Oct 13 2023
The community fact-checking feature that Elon Musk has touted as a way to fight false and misleading information on X is struggling to keep up with a flood of content related to the Israel-Hamas war.
The system, Community Notes, relies on approved volunteers to suggest notes to be appended to posts. Those posts are then voted on by other volunteers and eventually published after theyNBC News (Online)