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AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the mirage of overseas profits

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump speaks often of a pile of money sitting overseas that will come rushing back into the U.S. once his...

December 17, 2017 2:10 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, headlines of the week.

December 15, 2017 2:10 pm


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Fact-checking Jimmy Kimmel on Children's Health Insurance Program funding

It's often difficult to describe Washington sausage-making in shorthand.

December 13, 2017 12:00 pm


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Rep. Pelosi's claim the House GOP is 'inviting' violent criminals to carry concealed weapons

Pelosi issued a tweet in response to House passage of H.R. 38.

December 12, 2017 12:10 pm


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Trump's claim that West Virginia is 'sending clean coal' to 'China'

Trump claims "things are changing" in states such as West Virginia, suggesting that those changes are a result of his administration's...

December 11, 2017 7:30 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.

December 8, 2017 1:30 pm


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History lesson: Do big tax cuts pay for themselves?

Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, made a reference to economic history that caught The Fact Checker's attention.

December 7, 2017 9:40 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.

December 1, 2017 1:10 pm


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President Trump says the tax bill will 'cost me a fortune.' That's false.

Trump claimed he would not benefit from the tax plan, twice in offhand remarks with reporters and once in a speech.

November 30, 2017 10:50 am


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Fact check: GOP lawmaker uses fuzzy math to make case for small-business tax cuts

Would a tax cut on businesses boost the economy and increase federal revenue, and did federal revenue really increase $1.2 trillion per...

November 27, 2017 12:20 pm


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President Trump and accusations of sexual misconduct

Trump vociferously has taken aim at accused Democrats, while apparently giving a pass to Republicans.

November 22, 2017 11:40 am