2016 Presidential Debate Fact-Checking Guide: Home

Resources for fact-checking statements by both presidential candidates made during the three debates, as well as during their respective campaigns.

Fact-checking sites

Statistical resources

Think Tanks and Evaluating Sources

Policy organizations, or "think tanks:"
​These organizations conduct research and can advocate in a wide-range of policy areas. 
While many of these organizations are politically neutral, some have strong ideological positions that influence the research. 



Government Resources

Second Amendment Rights / Gun Violence Prevention

Health Care / Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

National Security and Defense


Government Resources