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AP FACT CHECK: Trump spins fiction about diversity visas

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is going after the “horror show” known as the diversity visa lottery program. His description of it is pure fiction. The president offered a multitude of fabrications and partial truths over [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Newsom wrong on illegal border crossings

SAN DIEGO (AP) – California Gov. Gavin Newsom devoted part of his first State of the State address to attacking President Donald Trump’s positions on illegal immigration, declaring, “This border emergency is nothing more than a manufactured [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump plays on immigration myths

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has long railed against immigration as a scourge on the economy and national security. He’s committed his administration to starting construction on a wall along the Mexican border to stop illegal [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump isn’t holed up nonstop at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) – Eager to defend a prolonged government shutdown over his border wall, President Donald Trump is pretending that he’s holed up nonstop at the White House waiting for a deal with Democrats. He’s also rewriting history [...]

Fact check: Trump’s speech on border ‘crisis’

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s super-talkative, fact-busting week

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump held forth on all manner of things this past week as he emerged from a “lonely” spell over the holidays. He opined for more than 90 minutes to the press, at the top of a Cabinet meeting, on [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump garbles Syria story, poverty record

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is garbling his story about what’s going on with the Islamic State group. Has it been defeated or is it still a fighting force? He had it both ways over the course of several days. In a tumultuous [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s ‘record’ poverty drop, Flynn’s lies

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is spreading misinformation about U.S. economic growth, the Russia investigation and the Islamic State group in Syria. He and his advisers are declaring a “record” drop in U.S. poverty last [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s distorted reality in expanding probes

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump keeps changing his story in the swirling investigations into Russia election interference and hush money payments to women who say they had affairs with him. He insists that payments to porn actress [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump myths on dipping oil prices, cold snaps

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is wrong when he suggests global warming can’t be happening if it’s really cold outside. He points to a “brutal and extended cold blast” in the Eastern U.S. during Thanksgiving week and [...]