Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden departs after speaking at a campaign event on manufacturing…
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden departs after speaking at a campaign event on manufacturing American products at UAW Region 1 headquarters in Warren, Mich., Sept. 9, 2020.

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Daily Debunk

"Fact check: Biden way overstates the number of military deaths and cases from Covid," CNN, September 9.​

 

Social Media Disinfo

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Circulating on social media: Claim that not one politician has died from COVID-19.

Verdict: False

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Factual Reads on Coronavirus

Coronavirus and the Flu: A Looming Double Threat
The two could come together, making things worse—or our new hygiene habits may actually reduce the flu’s spread
-- Scientific American, September 6