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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 Rebecca Kleefisch (R): “Wisconsin is second to last in the Midwest in our vaccination rate and the governor says he’s ‘satisfied.’”

Politifact rating: Mostly True

Yes, Wisconsin vaccine rollout among worst in Midwest

Claim via Social Media: A Georgia County ordered enough voter registration packets AFTER the general election to allow EVERYONE in the state to register 2.6 times

Lead Stories rating: False

Fact Check: Georgia County Meant To Order 250,000 Individual Voter Applications, NOT 25 Million

Claim by L. Lin Wood: China was behind the interference and the effort to overthrow our government and the election, election fraud.”

PolitiFact rating: False

China did not orchestrate voter fraud in the 2020 election

Claim by RT News: “13 Israelis suffer FACIAL PARALYSIS after taking Pfizer Covid jab”

Health Feedback rating: Misleading

People who received the COVID-19 vaccine aren’t more likely to develop facial paralysis than people who didn’t receive the vaccine

RT News Rating

Claim by Dan Bongino: Joe Biden plans to discriminate against white men with COVID-19 economic relief

USA Today rating: Missing Context

Fact check: Biden didn’t say he would discriminate with COVID relief

Dan Bongino Rating

(International: Australia) Claim: The Australian government spent around $700 million on the University of Queensland’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate despite it not meeting “peer review” and other selection criteria.

Australian Associated Press rating: False 

University of Queensland COVID-19 vaccine claims fail truth test

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Media Bias Fact Check was founded by Dave Van Zandt in 2015. Dave is a registered Non-Affiliated voter who values evidence-based reporting.

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