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Yes, the Senate can overrule the Senate Parliamentarian, but rarely does

Government

Yes, photos of US Border Patrol agents on horseback chasing migrants are real

Immigration

No, it is not an ethics violation for politicians to attend the Met Gala

Government

Fact-check: Video claiming to show Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez telling people to alter death certificates is misleading

Coronavirus

Yes, governors have been recalled before

Government

Unpacking conspiracy theories about the World Trade Center collapse, 20 years after Sept. 11

National

Yes, the $300 weekly federal unemployment payment has ended

Money

Yes, FEMA will pay to replace a generator that broke during Hurricane Ida, but only if you meet the eligibility requirements

Weather

Yes, ISIS-K has been carrying out attacks in Afghanistan and Pakistan for years

Afghanistan

Yes, the Trump administration in 2020 agreed to the release of 5,000 Taliban prisoners

Afghanistan

VERIFY Weekly: Fact-checking viral images from Afghanistan

Afghanistan

No, Texas’ heartbeat bill does not allow abortions in the case of rape or incest, but makes an exception if the mother’s life is in danger

Government

Yes, private citizens are tasked with enforcing the new Texas abortion law and could be awarded $10,000

Government

Yes, there is a vetting process for Afghan refugees coming into the US

Afghanistan

Yes, Hurricane Ida temporarily reversed the flow of part of the Mississippi River

Weather

Yes, rising sea levels threaten national security for the US

Environment