Let's Do A Fact Check On That Debate. Sure Dont Mind If I Do.

CLAIM CNN

VERDICT: FALSE.

Fact Check:

Joe Biden Referred to China Travel Ban as ‘Hysterical Xenophobia’

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Fact Check: Joe Biden Says Obama-Biden Left Trump a Booming Economy and Trump Caused a Recession

CLAIM:

Fact Check: Biden Claims ‘No One Has Established’ There Is ‘Fraud Related to Mail-in Ballots’

  • New York City officials mailed absentee ballots with the incorrect names and addresses on the return envelopes.
  • Michigan clerks had to reject 10,694 primary ballots because the voters were deceased.
  • Hundreds of New Jersey Republicans received mail-in primary ballots featuring Democrat candidates.
  • A mail carrier in Virginia’s Pendleton County pleaded guilty to election fraud for “altering the party affiliation on absentee ballot request.”
  • Over 1,600 New Jersey primary ballots were discovered in a “mislabeled” bin after the election.
  • In Brooklyn, 25 per cent of mail-in ballots were ruled invalid during the June Democrat primary.
  • In a New Jersey special election, nearly 20 per cent of the ballots were thrown out, and four people are being prosecuted for fraud.
  • In a Florida primary, more than 35,000 mail-in ballots were rejected, and over 100,000 ballots were rejected in California.
  • In Pennsylvania’s primary, half of the counties were still counting ballots a week after the election.
  • The story of discarded military ballots discovered in Pennsylvania, many of them were cast for Trump.
  • Reports in Wisconsin of three trays of mail containing absentee ballots were found in a ditch.
  • In North Carolina, voters reported receiving two ballots in the mail

Fact Check: Biden Falsely Claims the Trade Deficit with China is Higher Now

the president concluded.

Fact Check: Biden Falsely Claims the Pandemic Recovery Helps Only the Wealthy

  • the economic impact payments handed out $1,200 to most Americans, with more going to bigger families, but was capped at around $100,000 of income;
  • federal government enhancements to unemployment benefits increased jobless payments by $600 per week, which allowed a huge share of Americans who had lost their jobs to receive more income than they had while working.
  • the Paycheck Protection Program lent hundreds of millions to small businesses, keeping millions of Americans employed even when the economy was largely shuttered; and
  • federal programs to pause student loan payments and stop foreclosures have helped millions avoid debt trouble during the crisis.

Fact Check: Chris Wallace and Joe Biden Repeat Charlottesville ‘Very Fine People Hoax’ at Presidential Debate

  • Aug. 12, 2017: Trump condemned “violence “on many sides” in Charlottesville, after neo-Nazi and Antifa clashes
  • Aug. 14, 2017: Trump condemned “neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and other hate groups” in White House statement
  • Aug. 15, 2017: Trump condemned neo-Nazis “totally,” praised non-violent protesters “on both sides” of statue debate

FACT CHECK: Joe Biden Claims Donald Trump Told People to Inject Bleach into Their Arms

Fact Check: Trump Paid Tens of Millions of Dollars in Taxes

Fact Check: Joe Biden Falsely Claims Trump Did Not Ask China to Allow U.S. to Investigate Coronavirus

Fact Check: Joe Biden Falsely Claims Trump Has Not Lowered Drug Prices

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Graham Lear

What is life without a little controversy in it? Quite boring and sterile would be my answer.