In campaign rallies in Nevada, President Donald Trump twisted remarks made by Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and gave a disputed description of comments by Biden’s former chief of staff.
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Vice Presidential Vacancy Isn’t Automatically Filled by House Speaker
Biden’s False Attacks on Trump’s Social Security ‘Plan’
Trump Exaggerates Progress, Credit on Future COVID-19 Vaccine
Biden’s False Statement About the Trade Deficit
Jill Biden Didn’t Propose All Americans Be ‘Required to Learn Spanish’
Video Manipulated to Show Biden Asleep
Biden Misleads on Preexisting Conditions
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden claimed President Trump’s effort in court to nullify the Affordable Care Act would “take 100 million people with preexisting conditions and move them in a direction where they can’t get coverage.” They wouldn’t all lose coverage, as the claim suggests, barring highly unlikely circumstances.
Video: Discussing FactChecking the Democratic Convention
Posts Distort Impact of Biden’s Tax Plan on Middle-Income Earners
Facebook posts falsely claim that under Joe Biden, the “tax rate on a family making 75000 dollars would go from 12% to 25%.” Biden’s proposal does not call for a tax increase on those making less than $400,000, though analysts say an increased corporate tax rate could effectively result in a small tax increase for middle-income earners.