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: Video of ‘army ambush’ in Mindanao MISLEADING

This video is misleading. Don't believe it.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Post on Aquino and the Universal Health Care law MISLEADS

This story is misleading. Don't believe it.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Story on gov’t preps for proposed subway system MISLEADING

This story is misleading. Don't believe it.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Story on pork barrel scam MISLEADS with photo of Noynoy, old reports

This story is misleading. Don't believe it.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Viral post on Bongbong ‘leading’ VP vote recount an OPINION

This story is an opinion piece.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Doc Willie Ong makes faulty claim on election surveys

Surveys are a reflection of voters’ preferences at…