Fact Check

VERA Files tracks the government’s false claims, flip-flops, misleading statements and debunks them with factual evidence. Guided by the code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network at Poynter, a global alliance of fact-checkers committed to advance accountability journalism.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Can the SolGen tell the courts that Napoles is not guilty?

What are the powers and functions of the Office of…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Duterte flip-flops on family’s wealth

President Rodrigo Duterte is now tweaking his…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Can open-pit mines trigger earthquakes?

​Environment Secretary Gina Lopez says open-pit…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: How much does President Duterte earn monthly?

President Rodrigo Duterte made a fuss about the…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Was Duterte’s chest pain checkup ‘just a story’?

The Press Secretary is the liaison between the…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Zubiri a cheater? Trillanes a rebel and traitor?

Senators Juan Miguel Zubiri and Antonio Trillanes…