FactCheck.org Director Eugene Kiely: ‘The candidates aren’t even given a chance to correct the record’ during a debate

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President Donald Trump speaks during the first presidential debate with Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland. (Olivier Douliery/Pool vi AP)

FactCheck.org Director Eugene Kiely joins John Williams to explain the process of fact-checking a presidential debate, like that Tuesday night. That’s during a time that people are on the fence on the value of debates. Eugene shared a couple of examples of statements he investigated during the debate.

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