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FACT CHECK: Did Republicans 'Essentially' Repeal Obamacare?

Health | David Sivak
U.S. President Donald Trump celebrates with Congressional Republicans after the U.S. Congress passed sweeping tax overhaul legislation on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Republicans voted to repeal the individual mandate

FACT CHECK: Do Drug Overdoses Kill More Americans Than ‘Gun Homicides And Motor Vehicles’?

Politics | Kush Desai
A man injects heroin into a vein in his hand. August 3, 2009. REUTERS/Bor Slana

Overdose deaths in the U.S. are set to again eclipse deaths from gun homicide and motor vehicle accidents.

FACT CHECK: Does The US Have A '$71 Billion' Trade Deficit With Mexico?

Politics | Kush Desai
Donald Trump visits the border between the United States and Mexico. Reuters/Rick Wilking

In the decades since, the U.S. began importing more from Mexico than it exported to Mexico.

FACT CHECK: Has The US Economy Annually Grown ‘At Less Than 2%’ During The Past Decade?

Politics | Kush Desai
A boat seen inside an abandoned factory in Detroit, Michigan April 2, 2011. April 2, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/File Photo

“What we have encouraged is a bump on the economy with tax reform”

FACT CHECK: Is Iran ‘Not Looking For’ War With The US?

Politics | Kush Desai
Iranian students burn a U.S. flag and an Israeli flag inside the former U.S. embassy in Tehran April 25, 2011. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

‘Technically, Iran has been at war with the U.S. since the Iranian Revolution’

FACT CHECK: Did Trump Roll Back Birth Control Coverage For ‘62.4 MILLION Women’?

Health | Kush Desai
President Donald Trump ended the Obamacare mandate for birth control coverage in employer health plans. Washington, U.S., October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Past trends do not indicate that NARAL’s number is accurate

FACT CHECK: Did The Las Vegas Shooter Have Better Rifles Than The Marines Do?

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SPRINGVILLE, UT - JUNE 17: This picture of an AR-15 (B) and a Ruger 10-22 (T), both semi-automatic guns at Action Target on June 17, 2016 in Springville, Utah. Semi-automatics are in the news again after the nightclub shooting in Orlando F;lord last week. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

The U.S. Marine Corps issues numerous other rifles with superior firepower than the M4 

FACT CHECK: Did Trump Make It Easier For The Mentally Ill To Get Guns?

Politics | Kush Desai
AR-15 rifles are displayed for sale at the Guntoberfest gun show in Oaks, Pennsylvania, U.S., October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Trump’s scrapped a federal rule in February 2017

FACT CHECK: ‘The Vast Majority of Mass Shootings Have Not Taken Place With Automatic Weapons’

Politics | David Sivak

‘Semiautomatic handguns are far more prevalent’

FACT CHECK: Do Tighter Gun Control Laws Lead To Fewer Gun-Related Deaths?

Politics | David Sivak
Seized handguns are pictured at the police headquarters in New York, New York August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

‘Our study could not determine cause-and-effect relationships’

FACT CHECK: Do Gun Suppressors Really Silence 'The Sound Of Gunshots'?

Politics | Kush Desai
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA, Libya October 18, 2011. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘It’s not like the movies.’

FACT CHECK: Does The Tax Code Cost 'Many Hours' And 'Billions And Billions Of Dollars'?

Finance | Kush Desai
Tax code compliance is costing Americans billions of dollars each year. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Economic cost estimates of tax preparation vary considerably.

FACT CHECK: Does Obamacare Allow States To Waive Protections For Pre-Existing Conditions?

Politics | David Sivak
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Senator Rick Santorum speaks at the 10th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit in Altoona, Iowa, January 19, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Morgan/Files

‘There’s a waiver process in Obamacare.’

FACT CHECK: Does Puerto Rico Have ‘Billions’ In Debt?

Politics | Kush Desai
Two powerful hurricanes added to Puerto Rico's debt woes. Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Puerto Rico’s astonishing nominal debt level, moreover, stands in the face of its relatively small economy.

FACT CHECK: Does The First Amendment Protect NFL Players’ Kneeling Protests?

Politics | Kush Desai
The Cleveland Browns team stand and kneel during the National Anthem. Sep 24, 2017. (Photo: Thomas J. Russo - Reuters/USA TODAY Sports)

More relevant to examine are the contracts and agreements tying together NFL games, teams, and players.

FACT CHECK: Did Mnuchin Cost Taxpayers $25K To Fly A Military Jet?

Politics | David Sivak
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin arrives to testify before the House Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on the Treasury Department's budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 12, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘They charge a lot of money.’

FACT CHECK: Are Tropical Storms Getting 'Bigger, Larger, More Violent'?

Politics | David Sivak
Damaged electrical installations are seen after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria en Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

‘More storms, stronger storms and longer-lasting storms’

FACT CHECK: Was The Last Time The US 'Really' Reformed The Tax Code In 1986?

Politics | Kush Desai
Five US Presidents pose for picture in front of the Reagan Library November 4th 1991 in Simi Valley, Ca. Never before have five American Presidents been together. From left, in order of their Presidencies are Presidents George Bush, Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon. (Photo credit: HAL GARB/AFP/Getty Images)

The tax code has not been reformed to a similar extent in the over three decades since.