Tessa Weinberg is a junior at the University of Missouri, majoring in print and digital journalism with an emphasis in investigative reporting. This fall, she’s reporting on state government for the Columbia Missourian, fact-checking for PolitiFact Missouri and working as an editorial assistant at Investigative Reporters and Editors. In the past, she has interned at the (Louisville) Courier-Journal and the Los Angeles Times. 

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Fact-checking the first televised Missouri Senate debate between Josh Hawley, Claire McCaskill

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill and state Attorney General Josh Hawley debated Oct. 18, 2018, at the Nine Network’s studio in St. Louis. Our class of fact-checkers at the University of Missouri weighed their claims and attacks.