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AP FACT CHECK: The week when Trump's wiretap accusation died

  WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's accusation that his predecessor ordered snooping of his communications has fallen apart, ...

March 26, 2017 3:38 PM


AP FACT CHECK: Willie Nelson not deathly ill, publicist says

Willie Nelson has played nearly a dozen shows in recent weeks and is not deathly ill, his publicist said, despite a series of reports claimi ...

March 23, 2017 11:55 AM

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump and his unachieved achievements

President Donald Trump is taking credit for persuading TransCanada Corp. to withdraw a hefty lawsuit against the U.S. government.

March 22, 2017 2:41 PM

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AP fact check: A Washington week of bluster

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's first spending plan for the government and a report by the Congressional Budget Office o ...

March 19, 2017 5:11 PM

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Fact Check: Checking Democrats' rhetoric on the GOP health-care bill

Democratic lawmakers have made a number of misleading claims about the House Republican replacement bill for the Affordable Care Act and fin ...

March 17, 2017 1:11 PM

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AP FACT CHECK: Pope didn't change Ten Commandments

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis didn't say that God had told him to revise the Ten Commandments as claimed in a widely shared story. Fran ...

March 16, 2017 9:17 PM

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Fact Check: Did the medical-device tax lead to the loss of 20,000 US jobs?

There is little evidence that the approximately 29,000 jobs in eight sub-sectors affected by the tax directly resulted from the tax.

March 16, 2017 2:06 PM

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Fact check: Could a person making 1/5th the budget director's pay afford a doctor?

Mulvaney's anecdote suggests he does not really understand how the Affordable Care Act works.

March 15, 2017 2:34 PM

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Fact Check: Budget director's claims about the Obamacare process

The process that led to the Affordable Care Act was lengthy and complex, but involved numerous hearings and ample time for public comment an ...

March 14, 2017 1:47 PM