Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Chain email's file

Chain email
Chain emails circulate on the Internet, usually anonymously, making a variety of political claims.

Chain email's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Chain email's statements for that ruling.

  • True6 (%)(6)
  • Mostly True5 (%)(5)
  • Half True8 (%)(8)
  • Mostly False10 (%)(10)
  • False39 (%)(39)
  • Pants on Fire99 (%)(99)

Recent statements involving Chain email

Recent stories featuring Chain email

5 fact-checks about the high cost of college tuition

As college students head back to school, we review some recent fact checks about tuition and student loans.

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Curious about who -- other than President Barack Obama -- has been fact-checked on the Truth-O-Meter most often? We were, too. So we created a list.

Fact-checking claims about how trade deals become law

Quietly, negotiators from 12 nations, including the United States, have been hammering out a major trade agreement known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership. We looked at what it would take to get an agreement through Congress.

Is the U.N. coming to take your guns?

A realistic-looking United Nations document says the confiscation of civilian firearms is on its way. But we checked with the U.N. and discovered that the document is just a clever fake.

'It's on page 107 of the health care bill!'

Chain emails about the health care law are zooming to an inbox near you. Are they accurate? Not so much.