Friday, October 24th, 2014
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PolitiFact's 9 biggest whoppers of the 2014 campaign

We select the nine biggest falsehoods we've fact-checked this election season, with claims about Islamic State, the U.S.-Mexico border, guns and women's health making the list.

 

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False

Despite hiccups, things are on track

Mostly False

There's little chance the Legislature would have acted

Mostly True

Lower than some Senate Republicans

Half-True

Abolishing department doesn't abolish all programs

Mostly True

Mostly True, again, and again

Half-True

Some efforts may preserve American work

False

Education spending a major campaign theme

Mostly False

Ebola is the bigger humanitarian crisis