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 Tim Carpenter: Says Republicans didn’t “increase state funding for nursing homes in the last budget.”
Poltifact rating: False
|Claim by Trump: “Now we have tested over 40 million people. But by so doing, we show cases, 99% of which are totally harmless.”
AP Fact Check rating: False
|Claim by Martha McSally: “Of course I will always protect those with preexisting conditions. Always.”
PolitiFact rating: False
|Claim by New York Times: Surface air temperatures at the bottom of the world have risen three times faster than the global average since the 1990s.
Climate Feedback rating: Accurate
|Claim via Social Media: Did a nurse prove that COVID-19 tests were being faked at a San Francisco hospital?
Lead Stories rating: False
|(International: UK) Claim: Social media users have been widely sharing a picture they say shows British Prime Minister Boris Johnson with Ghislaine Maxwell, the former girlfriend and longtime associate of the late disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.
Reuters Fact Check 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