Fact Checkers and News sources to explore the "truth" ...

It's important to know what is actually the truth during this period of mudslinging and lies in an effort to win elections for political office around the country.  Below is a list of fact checking and independent news websites that you can used to help your common sense evaluation of what is being said and what is actually happening on the ground.


Fact Checkers:

PolitiFact: follows the statements of politicians and grades their truthfullness with "Pants on Fire" being a blatant lie.

FactCheck: not quite as flamboyant as PolitiFact


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