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Campaign Watch: FactCheck.org and SciCheck Examine Presidential Candidates’ Claims

With a flurry of candidates entering the 2016 presidential race, FactCheck.org and its science feature, SciCheck, are examining the campaigners’ recent statements and revisiting some past claims. In recent weeks, FactCheck.org has scrutinized or revisited claims made by Florida Sen. Marco Rubio; former Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton; Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul; and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.
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FactCheck.org wins two Webbys

FactCheck.org, the nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters, has been awarded the 2015 Webby for best Political Blog/Website by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. And thanks to its readers, it has also been awarded the People’s Voice Webby in the same category.
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