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Fact check: Does the 'Dream Act' give green cards to gang members?

Would the Dream and Promise Act give green cards to gang members, smugglers or people with multiple criminal convictions?

June 17, 2019 7:00 am


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's misfires on Iran, trade and that wall

In the last week, President Trump has made statements that range from flatly false to mostly so. Here's a week of political rhetoric in...

June 15, 2019 9:20 am


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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but untrue stories of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared on social media.

June 14, 2019 4:40 pm


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Fact check: Does Pelosi avoid talking about the president overseas?

How well did Speaker Nancy Pelosi hold up to her own standard? She often struggled with it.

June 14, 2019 1:00 pm


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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were...

June 7, 2019 5:01 pm


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Fact check: Trump's parade of false claims overseas

Here's a roundup of some of President Trump's false and misleading claims in London, one of which he repeated a few hours later in Ireland.

June 6, 2019 12:30 pm


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Would Sanders' Medicare-for-all save Americans money?

During a town hall on Fox News, 2020 presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said his Medicare-for-all plan would save most Americans money by...

June 3, 2019 7:50 am


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Fact check: Trump, Mueller and obstruction of justice

Mueller's reasons for not making a decision on bringing obstruction charges against Trump are summarized in two pages. As a reader service,...

May 31, 2019 12:20 pm


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for Obama's gains for vets

Boastful on the occasion of Memorial Day, President Donald Trump and his Veterans Affairs secretary are claiming full credit for health...

May 28, 2019 10:10 am


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for Obama's gains for vets

President Donald Trump and his Veterans Affairs secretary are claiming full credit for health care improvements that were underway before...

May 27, 2019 8:00 am


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NOT REAL NEWS: Altered video makes Pelosi seem to slur words

Associated Press journalists did a side-by-side comparison of the false video with C-SPAN footage and concluded that the altered video had...

May 24, 2019 4:12 pm


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Fact-checking President Trump's wild jabs at Joe Biden

In recent days, President Trump has targeted Biden with accusations large and small.

May 23, 2019 9:30 am


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Fact check: Trump campaign adviser tries to call out Omar on Gaza

If the video was meant as a representation, Katrina Pierson should have said as much sooner and then removed the video from her original...

May 22, 2019 1:30 pm


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Fact check: Trump says he was not warned about Flynn; the Mueller report disagrees

It's misleading to frame the lack of a warning about Flynn in such a narrow fashion. There were many warning signs.

May 20, 2019 12:30 pm