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PolitiFact fact-checks claims by American political figures, including elected officials, political parties, advocacy groups, etc.. PolitiFact rates the accuracy of statements, promises, and political figures.
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Experts suggest readers read like fact-checkers. This article includes a few important things to consider when reading reports.