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News and updates from the Full Fact team

2 September 2022

Will the next Prime Minister rebuild trust in politics? Not from what we’ve seen

It's not enough to simply say honesty matters. Our leaders need to earn our trust.

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Will the next Prime Minister rebuild trust in politics? Not from what we’ve seen
27 July 2022

The Conservative Leadership Contest: A Guide to the Policy Landscape

Full Fact and UK in a Changing Europe publish set of expert briefings on the key issues facing our next PM.

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The Conservative Leadership Contest: A Guide to the Policy Landscape
4 July 2022

The Government must start listening to concerns on Online Safety Bill

Vital but flawed legislation has completed its Committee stage almost unchanged, despite efforts by MPs.

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The Government must start listening to concerns on Online Safety Bill
22 June 2022

Parliament corrections inquiry is an important step towards more trustworthy politics

The House of Commons Procedure Committee announces new inquiry into Parliament's corrections process.

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Parliament corrections inquiry is an important step towards more trustworthy politics
17 June 2022

A missed opportunity: update on the Online Safety Bill

Parliament can still close dangerous gap on health misinformation

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A missed opportunity: update on the Online Safety Bill
24 May 2022

Why Parliament must act on the Online Safety Bill

MPs can take action to protect us all from harmful misinformation

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Why Parliament must act on the Online Safety Bill
21 April 2022

We've written to every MP

We’re calling for a new system that will allow all MPs to easily correct the record when they get things wrong. Such a system already exists in Scotland. Read our …

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We've written to every MP
20 April 2022

Here to lead not mislead

Dishonesty in British politics is dominating the conversation

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Here to lead not mislead
19 April 2022

Dishonesty in parliament goes far beyond partygate, fact checkers say

Dishonesty in parliament goes far beyond partygate, fact checkers say

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Dishonesty in parliament goes far beyond partygate, fact checkers say
14 April 2022

Covid Inquiry’s Terms of Reference-Full Fact's response

The UK’s Covid-19 Inquiry has been established to examine the preparedness and response to the pandemic and to learn lessons for the future. Here are Full Fact's views.

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Covid Inquiry’s Terms of Reference-Full Fact's response
7 April 2022

PM’s repeat false claims shows Parliament’s corrections system is failing—we can fix it

New campaign to fix the crisis of honesty in British politics

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PM’s repeat false claims shows Parliament’s corrections system is failing—we can fix it
17 March 2022

Parliament must step in to ensure Online Safety Bill protects citizens from harm

The Bill will fail to tackle harmful misinformation and protect freedom of expression unless important changes are made by Parliament.

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Parliament must step in to ensure Online Safety Bill protects citizens from harm

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