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PolitiFact adding coverage of pivotal U.S. House races

PolitiFact is bolstering its coverage of pivotal 2018 U.S. House races to help sort out fact from fiction on the campaign trail.

The 2018 midterms: Here are key Senate races we're covering

PolitiFact identified key races in 16 states to monitor ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

PolitiFact's guide to key 2018 midterm races

Here are the 16 states with races we're fact-checking in the 2018 midterm elections.

The facts on mass shootings, guns in the United States

With each tragedy, we hear arguments about gun violence, mental health, how firearms should be regulated and what’s driving the prevalence of mass shootings. PolitiFact has worked for years to research these topics to explain talking points used by all sides of the debate. Here are some answers to questions you may have.