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A new look for the PolitiFact website
The U.S. Capitol in Washington on Nov. 12, 2019. At left is the Peace Monument. (AP) The U.S. Capitol in Washington on Nov. 12, 2019. At left is the Peace Monument. (AP)

The U.S. Capitol in Washington on Nov. 12, 2019. At left is the Peace Monument. (AP)

Josie Hollingsworth
By Josie Hollingsworth February 2, 2020

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