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stated on November 23, 2023 in en una publicación en Facebook
"La industria alimentaria quiere que comas” lechuga de plástico sintético sin nutrición y lleno de contaminantes.
stated on November 20, 2023 in a White House press briefing
“Because wages are rising, this Thanksgiving dinner is the fourth-cheapest ever as a percentage of average earnings.”
stated on July 27, 2023 in X, formerly Twitter
Potato chips, KitKat bars and Viagra are not taxed in Wisconsin because they are considered "essential."
stated on September 17, 2023 in an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press"
The price of "bacon is up five times" under President Joe Biden.
stated on August 14, 2023 in a Reel
Lucky Charms contains an unsafe amount of cleaning compound trisodium phosphate.
stated on August 8, 2023 in a Facebook post
"The federal government has just declared a major food shortage emergency" in six states.
stated on July 5, 2023 in a video
“A lot of your chain-food restaurants have been using (lab-grown meat) for years.”
stated on May 28, 2023 in an interview on "Fox News Sunday"
"Every study has shown” that when work requirements are tied to federal safety-net programs, “it puts more people to work.”
stated on May 17, 2023 in an Instagram reel
Pop-Tarts and other foods “have antifreeze in them.”
stated on May 29, 2023 in a tweet
Chick-fil-A “just hired a VP of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.”
stated on May 20, 2023 in an Instagram post
"NYC mayor plans to track and limit meat and dairy."
stated on May 3, 2023 in a video
“The government has been putting ground up human teeth and bone in our food and calling it 'calcium phosphate.’”
stated on April 20, 2023 in an Instagram post
Chick-fil-A “donates another $1.8 million to anti-LGBTQ groups,” backtracking on its promise not to.
stated on April 19, 2023 in an Instagram post
“1,900 food production companies have been destroyed” as part of conspiracy.
stated on March 31, 2023 in una publicación de Facebook
"Latino, inmigrante, recién llegado … Si eres inmigrante en Estados Unidos y llevas más de tres meses ahí, podrías calificar para obtener cupones de comida”.
stated on April 4, 2023 in a Facebook post
"Vitamins aren’t FDA approved, but Twinkies are.”
stated on April 4, 2023 in a video
Pouring soda on raw pork will cause parasites to emerge.
stated on February 3, 2023 in a news release
New York City Mayor Eric Adams proposes to “ban chocolate milk.”
stated on January 29, 2023 in a video on Facebook
An ingredient in some of Chick-fil-A’s dipping sauces can cause serious health problems.
stated on January 31, 2023 in a Facebook post
Backyard chicken flocks have stopped laying eggs, and the feed is responsible.
Fact-check: You can eat a burger and fries for less than $78 at Newark airport
By Amy Sherman • September 22, 2023
Newly arrived immigrants are generally not automatically eligible for food assistance
By Marta Campabadal Graus • April 13, 2023
Egg shortages, high prices fuel false claims online. Here’s what’s really going on.
By Jeff Cercone • February 8, 2023
Looming food shortages? Probably not in the US
By Jon Greenberg • April 18, 2022
Newsmax, Fox News air outdated, out-of-context photos of empty shelves in segments bashing Biden
By Bill McCarthy • October 22, 2021
Ordering takeout is probably safe during COVID-19 outbreak, experts say, but take precautions
By Samantha Putterman • April 1, 2020