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On his 10-stop tour of Iowa this week, Sen. Rand Paul not-so-subtly tested the waters of a 2016 presidential run. We found some facts to check among his remarks and interviews -- one True and one Pants on Fire!Our top 5 fact-checking reports for July 2014
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Who's pusing the impeach Obama narrative -- tea party Republicans or liberals hoping to create an election issue?Fact-checking the Aug. 3 news shows
After fretting about the spread of the Ebola virus, the Sunday shows returned to their normal script: Refereeing arguments between President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled House.PolitiFact and PunditFact fact-check the debate over immigration
Politicians and talking heads have been scrambling to provide context for the surge of children from Central America -- and to assign blame.PunditFact fact-checks the July 27 news shows
Talk centered on the crises abroad, including in Gaza and Ukraine.Fact-checking the July 27 news shows
Talk centered on the crises abroad, including in Gaza and Ukraine.Fact-checking claims about MH 17, Russia and Ukraine
The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine has brought the world’s attention back to events there, months after Ukraine formed a new government over concerns about the country's increasing ties to Russia.
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