Did President Trump save 77,000 coal mining jobs?

All too often in Washington, numbers of dubious provenance are cited with certitude. This is a good example.

Fact-checking President Trump’s CPAC speech

Trump's CPAC speech was littered with some of the president's favorite and frequently-cited falsehoods.

Keith Ellison’s comments on the Second Amendment: For the record

We explore the full comments Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) made about Second Amendment and gun-control measures.


100 days of Trump claims

Every suspect claim made by President Trump during his 100 days in office, in one place

The Trump Promise Tracker

Donald Trump made 60 key promises during the 2016 campaign. We will track his progress during his presidency.

The 2016 Election Fact Checker

Every fact check of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in one place.

For all of the motion, Trump is falling behind on his ‘100-day’ promise list

President Trump said he would fulfill 60 promises in his first 100 days. But no action has been taken on 45.

Spicer’s claim there are ‘12, 14, 15 million’ people in the U.S. illegally

Spicer offered a large range of figures for the population of illegal immigrants, but only 12 million is close to accepted estimates

Democrats persist with the slippery claim of a ’60-vote standard’ for Supreme Court nominees

Democrats continue to make the misleading claim that 60 votes is “standard” for Supreme Court nominees. Not so.

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

Could the Obama administration have imposed nearly $1 trillion in regulations? We check the math.

Fact-checking President Trump’s rally in Florida

President Trump made 13 fishy claims in his Florida rally. Here's the reality.

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