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All Fact-checks for China
stated on August 18, 2023 in comments at a conference
“After China sent a balloon over strategic sites in the United States … President Biden literally sent the secretary of state hat in hand to go kowtow and ask for a meeting.”
stated on July 29, 2023 in a speech
Says Gov. Ron DeSantis “opposed my China tariffs and he heartlessly opposed” $28 billion for farm relief, which was paid for by China.
stated on June 12, 2023 in a post
Says a video showing water inside a glass on a spaceflight proves space isn’t real
stated on May 21, 2023 in a press conference in Hiroshima, Japan
Said he was “able to convince India, Australia, Japan, and the United States to form an organization called the Quad to maintain stability in the Indian Ocean and the South China Sea."
stated on April 25, 2023 in una publicación en Facebook
En China se están fabricando huevos artificiales para el consumo humano.
stated on March 28, 2023 in publicación de Instagram
“Hay un nuevo virus regado en China donde los humanos se convierten en zombis”.
stated on March 28, 2023 in a video
Video shows zombie virus outbreak in China.
stated on February 10, 2023 in a tweet
Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm met "with the radical green energy group behind the gas stove ban," which "has ties to the" Chinese Communist Party.
stated on February 25, 2023 in an Instagram post
Joe Biden described America as “the foothills of the Himalayas with Xi Jinping.”
stated on February 4, 2023 in an Instagram post
A vigilante “shot down the Chinese spy balloon in an extraordinary act.”
stated on December 12, 2022 in an interview
The U.S. "trade deficit with China has gone from about $80 billion a year in the 1990s to $400 billion a year.”
stated on September 24, 2022 in a Facebook post
“President Xi of China under house arrest” amid “coup by the PLA.”
stated on September 18, 2022 in a Facebook post
“Chinese military convoy enters Ukraine from Russia.”
stated on September 13, 2022 in a Facebook post
“The pope, Xi and Putin all meet to plan world events!”
stated on August 8, 2022 in Facebook
"Urgente! China confirma la invasión de Los Ángeles y Baja California! Prepararon 1000 destructores!"
stated on August 7, 2022 in una publicación en Facebook
"Urgente! China prepara un ataque nuclear desde el espacio! Nueva York en alerta roja!"
stated on April 7, 2022 in an ad
"As Ohio treasurer, Josh Mandel loaned your money to Chinese business interests, and Mandel opposed a bill holding Communist China accountable when they cheated and stole American jobs."
stated on April 12, 2022 in an ad
Dave McCormick is "liberal, pro-Biden, pro-China."
stated on March 21, 2022 in a tweet
Video shows the final moments aboard China Eastern Airlines flight 5735 before it crashed.
stated on March 14, 2022 in a Facebook post
Biden "wants to buy lithium from China for electric cars."
New electric vehicle tax credit rules aim to reduce dependence on China, but present new obstacles
By Matthew Crowley • May 1, 2023
US versus China: Which nation is doing more to address climate change?
By Tom Kertscher • March 27, 2023
US frets about TikTok feeding data to China; banning app won’t end the threat, experts say
By Madison Czopek • March 17, 2023
Ask PolitiFact: Does the Chinese Communist Party own U.S. land?
By Loreben Tuquero • March 15, 2023
New reports show backing for lab leak theory, but government agencies remain divided
By Jeff Cercone • March 2, 2023
Fact-checking claims about the Chinese spy balloon
By Sara Swann • February 7, 2023
Viral video from Shanghai brings attention to China’s zero-COVID policies
By Jeff Cercone • April 14, 2022
2022 candidates use ads vowing to be tough on China, or attacking rivals as too soft on China
By Tom Kertscher • March 3, 2022
Did Gen. Mark Milley overstep on nuclear launch meeting, call to China?
By Jon Greenberg • September 16, 2021
Ask PolitiFact: What is China's Belt and Road Initiative, and why is Joe Biden concerned?
By Louis Jacobson • June 16, 2021
Debating the origins of the COVID-19 virus: What we know, what we don’t know
By Tom Kertscher • May 17, 2021
What Biden said during CNN town hall about China, Uyghur genocide
By Sudiksha Kochi • March 4, 2021
Explained: How Trump and Biden would confront China
By Noah Y. Kim • September 14, 2020
Fact-checking Donald Trump’s case against the World Health Organization, China
By Jon Greenberg • June 2, 2020
Ad watch: Biden attacks Trump on China and coronavirus
By Jon Greenberg • April 20, 2020
Ad Watch: Donald Trump’s video about Joe Biden and China is rife with omission, deceptive editing
By Miriam Valverde • April 15, 2020
Latest promises about China
Create a new trade enforcement unit that will address China's trade practices