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PolitiFact Virginia is a project of Virginia's home for public media to help you find the truth in Virginia politics. Reporters and researchers examine statements by Virginia elected officials and candidates and anyone else who speaks up on matters of public importance. 

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Fact-checking the first McAuliffe-Youngkin debate

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2018 Lie of the Year: Slams after Parkland shooting

By Tom Kertscher • December 12, 2018

Are wages rising? Brat and Spanberger disagree

By Warren Fiske • October 30, 2018

In context: Dave Brat's comments to jailed addicts

By Warren Fiske • October 18, 2018

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On violent crime and concealed gun permit holders

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