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  • Fetterman’s Tattoos Under Scrutiny in Pennsylvania Senate Race
    by Saranac Hale Spencer on October 6, 2022 at 10:34 pm

    John Fetterman, Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor who is running for the U.S. Senate, has tattoos on his arms, some of which memorialize victims of violence. But conservative pundits -- including Newt Gingrich -- claim, without proof, that his tattoos suggest drug use and ties to a violent street gang. The post Fetterman’s Tattoos Under Scrutiny in Pennsylvania Senate Race appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • TV Ads Distort Tshibaka’s Position on Birth Control
    by Robert Farley on October 5, 2022 at 10:33 pm

    A super PAC supporting Sen. Lisa Murkowski claims in several TV ads that her top challenger, Kelly Tshibaka, "wants to ban birth control in the mail." Tshibaka has said she would ban the sale of the morning-after pill via the mail, but the ads leave the misleading impression she would ban all forms of birth control. The post TV Ads Distort Tshibaka’s Position on Birth Control appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • Biden’s Comment on Delaware’s Puerto Rican Population
    by Lori Robertson on October 5, 2022 at 9:53 pm

    In Puerto Rico to tour hurricane damage and recovery efforts, President Joe Biden said there was a "large Puerto Rican population in Delaware — relative to our population" and that he was "sort of raised in the Puerto Rican community at home, politically." Actually, there's something to the fact that Puerto Ricans, more so than other Spanish-speaking groups, settled in Wilmington.  The post Biden’s Comment on Delaware’s Puerto Rican Population appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • American Dream Federal Action
    by Eliza Keefe on October 5, 2022 at 9:25 pm

    A hybrid PAC that says it supports "forward-looking" Republican candidates. The post American Dream Federal Action appeared first on FactCheck.org.

  • Ad Distorts Abortion Views of Republican House Candidate from Nevada
    by Brea Jones on October 4, 2022 at 9:53 pm

    An ad from the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee falsely claims that Nevada Republican House candidate April Becker supports a nationwide abortion ban and "taking away a woman’s right to abortion with no exceptions."  The post Ad Distorts Abortion Views of Republican House Candidate from Nevada appeared first on FactCheck.org.