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  • Biden’s Missteps on Gun Policies
    by Eugene Kiely on April 8, 2021 at 10:48 pm

    In outlining steps his administration would take on gun regulations, President Joe Biden misstated the facts on three existing policies. The post Biden’s Missteps on Gun Policies appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • Video Doesn’t Show Buttigieg Staging Bike Ride
    by Angelo Fichera on April 8, 2021 at 7:57 pm

    A video showing Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg departing the White House on a bike was misrepresented by conservative commentators online, with some claiming he "staged" the ride. There's no evidence for that claim, and the Department of Transportation said he traveled from the department to the White House -- a three-mile trip -- and back on bike. The post Video Doesn’t Show Buttigieg Staging Bike Ride appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • MLB All-Star Lineup: Colorado vs. Georgia
    by Eugene Kiely on April 7, 2021 at 12:26 am

    After pulling its All-Star game out of Georgia because of the state's new voting law, Major League Baseball picked Colorado for its summer classic -- setting off an error-filled debate over which state has more restrictive voting laws. The post MLB All-Star Lineup: Colorado vs. Georgia appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • FactChecking Claims About the Georgia Voting Law
    by Lori Robertson on April 6, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    A new voting law in Georgia has sparked a rebuke from Major League Baseball and political spin from both parties. We'll fact-check claims from President Joe Biden and Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp. The post FactChecking Claims About the Georgia Voting Law appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • Biden, Buttigieg Exaggerate Projected Job Gains in Infrastructure Plan
    by Robert Farley on April 5, 2021 at 10:35 pm

    President Joe Biden's infrastructure proposal, called the American Jobs Plan, is projected to add 2.7 million jobs over 10 years, according to an analysis by Moody's Analytics. The post Biden, Buttigieg Exaggerate Projected Job Gains in Infrastructure Plan appeared first on FactCheck.org.