Twitter fact-checks Trump’s no ballot tweets for the first time


Twitter fact-checks Trump’s tweets for the first time, calling mail-in voting claim ‘misleading’

Many of his critics have long called on Twitter to hold the president accountable for violating its terms of service.
A Twitter spokesperson SAYS President Tweety tweets “contain potentially misleading information about voting processes and have been labeled to provide additional context around mail-in ballots.”

Experts who study the issue have found no evidence that voter fraud is a widespread problem in the United States.


The platform added language to the president’s tweets that reads,

“Get the facts about mail-in ballots,” and directs users to a Twitter article titled, “Trump makes unsubstantiated claim that mail-in ballots will lead to voter fraud” along with a “What you need to know” section, as well as aggregated tweets regarding on Trump’s unfounded claims.

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