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Fact-checking claims about Trump's plan to stop family separations

We see this executive order as a tacit admission by the Trump administration that many of its previous claims about family separations were...

June 21, 2018 12:50 pm


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President Trump's claim that crime is up in Germany

Trump claims to have more authoritative statistics on German crime than the Germans do.

June 20, 2018 10:50 am


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The facts about Trump's policy of separating families at the border

The president and top administration officials say U.S. laws or court rulings are forcing them to separate families that are caught trying...

June 19, 2018 11:10 am


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Republican's Senate campaign 'fact-checking' website promotes false claim

For a website that proclaims it is providing the truth and nothing but the facts, this line about the tax cuts and economic growth is...

June 18, 2018 8:00 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 completely untrue headlines of the week.

June 15, 2018 4:50 pm


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Fact check: Trump's flip-flop on coverage for pre-existing conditions

We can judge whether the president is making another flip-flop on an important policy issue.

June 14, 2018 12:50 pm


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Fact-checking President Trump's claims about the North Korea deal

A roundup of claims made by President Donald Trump at a news conference and in an interview with George Stephanopoulos of ABC News about...

June 13, 2018 12:40 pm


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims on trade, jobs

President Donald Trump is using some goosey numbers to rationalize his rhetoric on trade, painting a dark portrait of a world taking...

June 9, 2018 10:50 am


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames Dems for border separations

President Donald Trump is falsely claiming that "bad legislation passed by the Democrats" has forced his administration to separate...

June 5, 2018 10:20 am


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump says economy best 'EVER.' It's not.

Americans are enjoying the best economy "EVER," says President Donald Trump, with trademark hyperbole.

June 4, 2018 2:10 pm


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Fact-checking immigration spin on separating families and 1,500 'lost' children

Trump blames Democrats for a law that separates undocumented immigrant children from their families. Some Democrats blame Trump's...

May 30, 2018 10:50 am


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Fact check: Dubious statistic getting DHS secretary in trouble with Trump

What we have here is a Catch-22, brought on by the president's iffy use of data.

May 29, 2018 12:10 pm