Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton debate in Milwaukee, Wis., Feb. 11, 2016. (Reuters)

Fact-checking the PBS Democratic presidential debate

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders met in Milwaukee Thursday night. See how their claims rated on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter.
 

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