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Fact check: Trump's claim he's already saved 'millions of jobs' on foreign trip

A tweet by President Trump sets a record for bravado -- in less than a week, he's already made and saved millions of jobs for the United...

May 26, 2017 2:00 pm


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Fact-checking a rosy portrait of the American Health Care Act

"As a mom, rising health care costs are a big concern. My family lost our insurance and doctor because of the Affordable Care Act. But...

May 24, 2017 1:00 pm


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Fact Checker: '7 million veterans will lose their tax credit'

Pelosi glossed over the nuances of this issue in her claim, so we dug into it.

May 18, 2017 12:30 pm


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AP FACT CHECK: Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel?

Does the U.S. consider the famed Western Wall to be in Israel?

May 18, 2017 10:30 am


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Fact Check: President Trump's claims about when China stopped manipulating currency

In recent weeks, President Trump has begun to claim that China stopped manipulating the currency because he was elected -- or even because...

May 16, 2017 1:20 pm


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Fact Check: Health insurance premiums will keep going up

Average premiums by 2026 are projected to be about 10 percent lower than the baseline for the Affordable Care Act -- but they still would...

May 15, 2017 10:50 am


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AP FACT CHECK: It's far from case closed on Trump, Russia

President Donald Trump is saying everyone's convinced there was no collusion between his presidential campaign and Russia. An AP Fact Check...

May 15, 2017 9:10 am


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AP FACT CHECK: No, Trump didn't invent 'prime the pump'

President Donald Trump took credit in an interview for coining the phrase "prime the pump," seemingly unaware that it was popularized...

May 11, 2017 3:50 pm


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

A roundup of some of the most wildly popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though...

May 5, 2017 12:40 pm


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Budget not a down-payment on new border wall

The Trump administration says its budget compromise with Congress includes hundreds of millions of dollars in border wall funding.

May 3, 2017 3:40 pm


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Some truth, more exaggeration on China

President Donald Trump has presented two arguments about why he's letting China off the hook from his campaign promise to label it a...

May 2, 2017 3:20 pm


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Fact check: Schumer's claim that 'millions would pay more' under Trump's tax plan

Given that Donald Trump has pitched his plan as benefiting the middle class, what's the evidence for the notion that millions will see a...

May 2, 2017 12:20 pm


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AP FACT CHECK: An abracadabra tale from Trump on China

A brief modern history of the yuan and Donald Trump's pledges to act against China on his first day as president:

May 1, 2017 5:20 pm