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Fact-checking the seventh Democratic presidential debate in Iowa

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren split sharply at the seventh Democratic presidential primary debate in Des Moines over a CNN story

Live fact-checking the Iowa Democratic presidential debate

Follow along with PolitiFact's live coverage of the Iowa Democratic presidential debate.

10 of the most popular Facebook fact-checks of 2019

2019 was a big year for viral falsehoods on social media.

PolitiFact Michigan partnership wins Report for America support

PolitiFact Michigan will launch next summer, thanks to an innovative partnership between PolitiFact and the Detroit Free Press supported by Report for America.

Fact-checking the fifth Democratic presidential debate in Atlanta

The impeachment inquiry and voter suppression were center stage during the fifth Democratic presidential debate.

Live fact-checking the Atlanta Democratic presidential debate

PolitiFact reporters and editors are live fact-checking Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate. Follow along with our coverage below.

Live fact-checking the Ohio Democratic presidential debate

We're live fact-checking the Ohio Democratic presidential debate. Follow along with our Twitter feed below.

Fact-checking the Democratic presidential debate in Houston

Democrats debated in Houston on the campus of Texas Southern University on Sept. 12, 2019. 

Live fact-checking the Houston Democratic presidential debate

PolitiFact is live fact-checking the Houston Democratic presidential debate. Follow along below.

Live fact-checking night 2 of the Detroit Democratic presidential debate

We're live fact-checking the second Detroit Democratic presidential debate. Follow along.