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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: No, Palparan DID NOT say he wants imprisoned soldiers released

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Isko Moreno DID NOT say ‘performing’ mayors earn ‘kickbacks’ from infra projects

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: No, Gretchen Diez DID NOT say she resents the country's top schools

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VERA FILES FACT SHEET: Understanding good conduct time allowance for prisoners: 4 things you should know

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​VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Bayan Muna rep DID NOT say Grade 11 Anakbayan recruit will earn from ‘extortion’

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​VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB page MISLEADS on nat’l ID registration info

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