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AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Dems fudge science on climate, storms

WASHINGTON (AP) — Science took a beating in the political arena as President Donald Trump sowed confusion about Hurricane Dorian's path and Democratic presidential candidates rang false alarms about the air we breathe and a looming point of no return on the climate.

Sep. 9, 2019 12:47 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Democrats mangle science

WASHINGTON (AP) — Science took a beating in the political arena this past week as President Donald Trump sowed confusion about Hurricane Dorian's path and Democratic presidential candidates rang false alarms about the air we breathe.

Sep. 7, 2019 5:00 PM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump fudges facts on economy, 2020 voting

WASHINGTON (AP) — An eye toward his 2020 campaign, President Donald Trump is turning to a familiar playbook of exaggerated boasts about economic performance and overdrawn complaints about a race tilted against him.

Jun. 17, 2019 12:57 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for Obama's gains for vets

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boastful on the occasion of Memorial Day, President Donald Trump and his Veterans Affairs secretary are claiming full credit for health care improvements that were underway before they took office.

May. 28, 2019 1:44 PM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump twists Cohen's words on collusion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Assailed by his ex-lawyer at every turn, President Donald Trump nevertheless claimed a measure of vindication from Michael Cohen's statement that he possessed no direct evidence of collusion with Russia from his time serving the boss.

Mar. 2, 2019 8:07 AM EST
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.

Jan. 14, 2019 4:57 PM EST
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on migrants, Saudis, Hispanic vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump inflated the projected benefits of an arms deal with the Saudis as he defended his wait-and-see attitude about Saudi complicity in the disappearance of a journalist whose apparent murder has sparked world outrage.

Oct. 22, 2018 2:03 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs impact of Saudi arms deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump inflated the projected benefits of an arms deal with the Saudis as he defended his wait-and-see attitude about Saudi complicity in the disappearance of a journalist whose apparent murder has sparked world outrage.

Oct. 20, 2018 9:40 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump fudges history on black vote, drug cost

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing pivotal November elections, President Donald Trump is misrepresenting the history of African-American voting and exaggerating his influence in boosting income and controlling prescription drug prices.

Oct. 8, 2018 12:07 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Fabrications of Trump and his critics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump fabricated history when it came to assessing the 2016 election, his achievements on the opioid epidemic and a congressman's voting record on taxes.

Jun. 2, 2018 8:26 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out on Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Twitter cannon roared over the weekend as the latest turn in the Russia investigation seemingly placed him on the defensive.

Feb. 19, 2018 12:41 AM EST
Trump drama rolls on: Disputes, falsehoods hit transition

NEW YORK (AP) — The drama, disputes and falsehoods that permeated Donald Trump's presidential campaign are now roiling his transition to the White House, forcing aides to defend his baseless assertions of illegal voting and sending internal fights spilling into public.

Nov. 28, 2016 10:34 PM EST
Trump assails recount push, claims millions voted illegally

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump claimed without evidence Sunday that "millions" voted illegally in the national election, scoffing at Hillary Clinton's nearly 2 million edge in the popular vote and returning to his campaign mantra of a rigged race even as he prepares to enter the White House in less than two months.

Nov. 27, 2016 8:22 PM EST
Obama, Trump and the 'zigzag' nation

WASHINGTON (AP) — One country, two tribes, the United States elected in turn Barack Obama, then a president as opposite to him as can be.

Nov. 10, 2016 3:25 AM EST
Obama, Trump and the 'zigzag' nation

WASHINGTON (AP) — One country, two tribes, the United States elected in turn Barack Obama, then a president as opposite to him as can be.

Nov. 9, 2016 4:49 PM EST
Trump owes the US a border wall, tax cuts and more

WASHINGTON (AP) — It all starts with the wall.Donald Trump's vow to build a wall along the border with Mexico, to make Mexico pay for it and to achieve iron-fisted control over illegal immigration stands as his leading promise, one that rang from the rafters countless times.

Nov. 9, 2016 5:22 AM EST
AP News Guide: Trump's stunner

WASHINGTON (AP) — The years-long, shock-a-minute quest for the presidency ended in a shockwave for the ages.

Nov. 9, 2016 3:12 AM EST
AP News Guide: Trump on the cusp

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has reached the cusp of presidential victory, a stunner for Democrats, Republicans and all who underestimated him.

Nov. 9, 2016 2:08 AM EST
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton and their debate claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump painted an inaccurately dark portrait of manufacturing in America while Hillary Clinton stretched credulity in boasting that her spending plans won't add to the country's debt.

Oct. 20, 2016 1:27 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton and their debate claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump mischaracterized the record on Hillary Clinton's defense of her husband and her own treatment of women when he brought up Bill Clinton's sexual history and other episodes of the past.

Oct. 10, 2016 9:49 AM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton and their debate claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump mischaracterized the record on Hillary Clinton's defense of her husband and her own treatment of women when he brought up Bill Clinton's sexual history and other episodes of the past.

Oct. 10, 2016 4:42 AM EDT

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