Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference at a COVID-19 testing site at Hard Rock Stadium, during the new…
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference at a COVID-19 testing site at Hard Rock Stadium, during the new coronavirus pandemic, May 6, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla.

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Claim: "I would do press events in May, I would never be asked about coronavirus.'' Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, June 26.

Verdict: False

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Claim: Black people are being targeted for UK coronavirus vaccine trials.

Verdict: False

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