Fact check face-off: Kaine vs. PenceOct. 5, 201602:12
Wondering what America was fact checking tonight? Here’s the most searched questions, according to Google, during the vice presidential debate, and our answers too.
- Did Trump say that more countries should have nuclear weapons? Not exactly, but he's come quite close.
- Does Trump have business links to Russia? He says no, but there's strong evidence saying otherwise.
- Did Mike Pence say Putin is a better leader than Obama? Yes.
- When will Social Security run out of money? 2034.
- Is Tim Kaine pro-choice? He doesn’t personally support abortion, but supports women’s right to choose.
- Is Mike Pence pro-death penalty? Yes.
- Is Mike Pence a born-again Christian? Pence has described himself as “a born-again, evangelical Catholic,” though it’s unclear where he stands on the substantive theological differences between evangelical Christianity and Catholicism.