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Fact Checker: Spicer's claim there are '12, 14, 15 million' people in the U.S. illegally

"The president has made clear, when you have 12, 14, 15 million people in the country illegally, that there has to be a syste ...

February 23, 2017 6:59 PM

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Fact Checker: The White House claim that Obama-era regulations have cost $890 billion

"The resolution is a start of rolling back harmful Obama-era regulations, which have cost the American business consumers a s ...

February 21, 2017 9:08 PM


Fact-checking President Trump's rally in Florida

President Donald Trump's speech Saturday at a campaign-style rally in Melbourne, Florida, was filled with a number of dubious claims.

February 19, 2017 1:20 PM

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's messy case that he inherited a mess

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday made a messy case that he "inherited a mess" from his predecessor. Economic st ...

February 16, 2017 8:48 PM

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Fact Checker: President Trump's claim that there is 'tremendous amount of increase' in autism cases

    "So what's going on with autism? When you look at the tremendous increases, really, it's such an incredible - it's like, reall ...

February 16, 2017 5:35 PM

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Post: Stephen Miller's claim that 72 from banned countries implicated in 'terroristic activity'

His statement went too far. This is pretty thin gruel on which to make sweeping claims about the alleged threat posed to the United States b ...

February 13, 2017 9:09 AM

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Friday tweet bewildering

TRUMP tweet Friday: "LAWFARE: 'Remarkably, in the entire opinion, the panel did not bother even to cite this (the) statute.' A disgraceful ...

February 12, 2017 4:09 PM

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FACT CHECK: Thursday sees flurry of incorrect tweets

TRUMP in a tweet Thursday: "It is a disgrace that my full Cabinet is still not in place, the longest such delay in the history of our count ...

February 12, 2017 4:08 PM

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FACT CHECK: Trump's murder rate claims to sheriffs on Tuesday

TRUMP, speaking to sheriffs Tuesday: "The murder rate in our country is the highest it's been in 47 years, right? Did you know that? Forty- ...

February 12, 2017 4:05 PM

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AP FACT CHECK: Improv week at the White House

WASHINGTON — It was a week of sound and fury from President Donald Trump, the commander in tweets. A look at how some of his statemen ...

February 12, 2017 4:04 PM

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Stephen Miller's bushels of Pinocchios for false voter-fraud claims

White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller appeared on ABC's "The Week" on Feb. 12, spouting a bunch of false talking points on alleg ...

February 12, 2017 3:59 PM