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Trump's claim that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is to blame for the stalled COVID-19 stimulus legislation is not accurate

President Donald Trump has repeatedly blamed the U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for "not caring about Americans" since she would not agree to his terms for COVID-19 relief aid. We rate these claims as mostly false because they are misleading....
21-Oct-2020 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Viral post claiming Dr. Anthony Fauci was indicted is entirely false

A Facebook post from May that is newly gaining traction says that Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the leading voice of experts in the coronavirus pandemic, has been indicted for...
20-Oct-2020 5:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Trump Mocked Biden for Saying He'll ‘Listen to the Scientists’

U.S. President Donald Trump emphasized his stark contrast to his opponent Joe Biden in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic when he mocked Biden for saying he'll "listen to scientists."
20-Oct-2020 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Experts haven’t changed their estimates for COVID-19 immunity duration, despite Trump's claim

We rate this claim as mostly false. Infectious disease experts did not shift from saying immunity was lifelong to saying it lasted only a few months for partisan reasons. Experts haven’t changed their estimates for immunity duration, which remains...
19-Oct-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Trump misleads on the Bidens involvement in the Burisma investigation at weekend rally

This quote is referencing the claim alleging that Biden (then Vice President) pressed to have a prosecutor fired while the prosecutor was investigating Burisma. We rate this claim as False. Trump's statement is projecting misinformation by omiting...
19-Oct-2020 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New York Post Ukraine Story Defies Logic

Unfounded claims and misleading statements earn this New York Post story a rating of False. Several red flags raise doubts about its authenticity, and the allegations have yet to be independently verified and reported.
16-Oct-2020 3:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Trump again erroneously claims that Biden wants to raise taxes on "everybody" including “middle income” people

President Donald Trump participated in a town hall hosted by Savannah Guthrie of NBC News on October 15 in Florida. He claimed that Biden wants to raise taxes on “everybody” including “middle income” people. This is false. Joe Biden has...
16-Oct-2020 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

South Dakota governor reiterates false claim that a surge in COVID-19 cases is due to more testing

We rate this claim as false. As we mentioned in a previous Fact Check, more testing does not mean that there's a greater posiitivity rate of COVID-19. The number of positive cases is a simple data point: It shows the total number of people who have...
15-Oct-2020 11:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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