Tag: Fact-check

Biden: Fact-checking claims about US economic progress

President Joe Biden says the US has made “historic progress” on the economy in the last 10 months.

In a speech before Thursday’s Thanksgiving holiday in the US, he also talked about price rises and supply chain problems.

We have been looking into some of Mr Biden’s claims.

Biden Botches Virginia Election History

Seeking to deflect the significance of Democrat Terry McAuliffe’s loss in the Virginia governor’s race to Republican Glenn Youngkin, President Joe Biden wrongly claimed that “no governor in Virginia has ever won when … he or she is the same party as the sitting president.”

CNN Forced to Fact Check Joe Biden’s CNN Town Hall

On Thursday night amid multiple crises of his administration’s creation, President Joe Biden joined CNN for a town hall event hosted by Anderson Cooper and it went about as well as you could expect for a septuagenarian up past his bed time.

RNC fact-checks Biden on driving ’18-wheeler’

“There is *zero evidence* that Biden ‘used to drive an 18 wheeler,’” tweeted the RNC’s Zach Parkinson. “The extent of Biden’s trucking experience is that he **rode in** a truck once, for one night in 1973 (he made sure to return home by plane though).”