Mostly FAKE NEWS Headlines, but you can figure it out
Mostly FAKE NEWS Headlines, but you can figure it out
- Hillary Clinton’s warning to Dems: Don’t be like Bernie
- Sanders bill expands Medicare for all, lacks details on cost
- Trump urges Congress to ‘move fast’ on his tax reform plan
- Anthony Scaramucci Teases His Own News Website, Sparking…
- Clinton: ‘Dumbfounded’ When Comey Reopened Email Probe
- Action to Protect Young Immigrants Already Stumbles in Congress
- Sanders and Bannon are defining American politics
- Trump administration earns cautious praise for early response to…
- Congress Passes Measure Challenging Trump to Denounce Hate Groups
- Trump’s push for tax cuts has familiar challenge: Divided GOP
Voting commission meeting turns contentious
The White House’s voter fraud commission held its second meeting Tuesday in New Hampshire as the controversy surrounding the panel intensifies. Fault lines emerged between Democratic and Republican members on several issues, including a proposal to subject voter registration to the…
Fact check: Trump on taxes
President Donald Trump headed to North Dakota to discuss his tax overhaul plans Wednesday, but not all of his speech lined up with the facts about the tax code and the state of the U.S. economy.Trump says he intends to cut taxes by the most since 1981, but the White House still hasn’t released a plan with…
Jimmy Carter to Trump: ‘Keep the peace … tell the truth’
Former President Jimmy Carter offered a damning indictment of U.S. foreign policy and domestic affairs Tuesday, saying money in politics makes the nation more like an “oligarchy than a democracy” and casting President Donald Trump as a disappointment on the world stage.
What Trump said about Comey, Clinton emails
The FBI’s Hillary Clinton email investigation that ended last year without charges remains a lingering grievance for President Donald Trump, who for months has held it up as an example of a “rigged” criminal justice system that shielded his Democratic opponent from punishment for her private server.
Trump to meet with bipartisan group of House moderates
President Trump has invited a bipartisan group of moderate House members to the White House on Wednesday to discuss a host of issues, including tax reform, infrastructure and health care, according to a congressional source familiar with the meeting.
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Fact Check: What Trump Stretched, Omitted and Ignored in Phoenix
President Donald Trump’s volatile Tuesday campaign rally in Phoenix was full of misleading statements, from his handling of the Charlottesville, Virginia, racial unrest and media coverage of his presidency to Revolutionary War- and Confederate-era statues and the Senate’s rules.
Trump’s path to victory
See how the vote broke down state-by-state
Trump makes false claims about US nuclear arsenal
Hours after warning North Korea that it will meet “fire and fury like the world has never seen” if its leader, Kim Jong Un, continued to provoke the United States, President Donald Trump said the U.S. nuclear arsenal is “stronger than ever before.” “My first order as President was to renovate and modernize our nuclear arsenal. It is…
White House: Feds should consider prosecuting Comey
President Trump’s top spokesperson said Tuesday that federal prosecutors should consider bringing a case against former FBI Director James Comey. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said at a press briefing Tuesday that it’s up to the Justice Department to prosecute Comey, but said that the…
Fact check: No evidence killer motivated by Trump hatred
Police and prosecutors have offered no evidence that the fatal shooting of a Republican activist outside Philadelphia was politically motivated, despite online stories that strongly suggest his assailant was inspired by hatred of President Donald Trump.Clayton…
Some Trump Lawyers Wanted Kushner Out
Some of President Donald Trump’s lawyers concluded that Jared Kushner should step down as senior White House adviser because of possible legal complications related to the Russia election probe and aired concerns about him to the president.
25 Million Clinton Votes Weren’t Fake
Q: Did NPR report that a study found “over 25 million Hillary Clinton votes were completely fraudulent,” and that she “actually lost the popular vote”? A: No. That claim was […] The post 25 Million Clinton Votes Weren’t Fake appeared first on FactCheck.org.
Fact Check: Trump’s Power to Pardon
President Donald Trump tweeted that “all agree the U.S. President has the complete power to pardon.” It’s true that the president has the constitutional power to issue pardons, but there are some limits to that power. The post Trump’s Power to Pardon appeared first on FactCheck.org.
Trump incorrectly blames Lynch for letting Russian lawyer into US
President Donald Trump tried to deflect questions Thursday about his son’s meeting last year with a Russian lawyer, implying that the attorney had been let into the U.S. under murky circumstances by the Obama administration’s attorney general.
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. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts.
Trump’s Unfounded Leak Claim
President Donald Trump made the unfounded accusation that former FBI Director James Comey illegally “leaked CLASSIFIED INFORMATION to the media.” His claim appears to have been based on a news story that makes no such determination. The post Trump’s Unfounded Leak Claim appeared first on FactCheck.org.
Did Sarah Palin Really Reference White Supremacy On Twitter…
The Twittersphere’s collective ears perked up Friday at a tweet from former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.Trump Gives Speech to the People of Poland, Says 14 Words That Leave Americans Stunned https://t.co/8iKHEQemn9— Sarah Palin (@SarahPalinUSA)…