Fact Check

VERA Files Fact Check tracks the false claims, flip-flops, misleading statements of public officials and figures, and debunks them with factual evidence. It also fights misinformation and disinformation spread on the internet. This project is supported by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). VERA Files is also part of Facebook’s third-party fact-checking program.

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Report claiming Robredo shocked at Marcos lead in VP vote recount UNTRUE

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Story claiming EU Socialist Party official to “meddle more aggressively in PH” misleading

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Robredo flubs poverty and political dynasty data

Mendoza’s presentation does not support Robredo's…

​VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Report claiming Drilon and Pangilinan LP presidential bets for 2022 not true

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Story claiming Marcos speech contains "evidence" against Cory Aquino untrue

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​VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Catholic priests say yes to taxation in exchange for rights to sex a spoof

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