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Rep. Claudia Tenney’s claim that Trump’s tax cuts already paid for themselves

They haven't. The Congressional Budget Office says they will actually drive up the deficit by $1.9 trillion over 10 years.

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Many fact checks later, President Trump is (still) botching NATO spending

Trump boasts about his impact on NATO, but his evidence was often misleading or just plain wrong.

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The thinly sourced theories about Trump’s loans and Justice Kennedy’s son

There's no evidence to suggest Justice Kennedy voted a certain way or chose to retire because of his son's past business dealings with Donald Trump.

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Four years of Trump claims

Every suspect claim made by President Trump during his presidency 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.

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Does Brett Kavanaugh think the president is immune from criminal charges?

As a Supreme Court justice, Kavanaugh would vote to toss an indictment of President Trump, some Democrats argue. But his writings suggest it's an open question.

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Anatomy of a Trump rally: 76 percent of claims are false, misleading or lacking evidence

The president made 98 factual claims at a rally. We found that 76 percent were false, misleading or unsupported by evidence.

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Fact-checking President Trump’s numbers on the ‘human toll of illegal immigration’

Trump has said undocumented immigrants bring crime since his first official day on the campaign trail. Three years later, he still has no proof.

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Are people ‘coming back off the sidelines’ and into the workforce, as Ivanka Trump says?

Ivanka Trump oddly cited increases in labor participation among prime-age workers and fewer people on food stamps as proof of a stronger economy.

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Trump falsely claims Obama gave citizenship to 2,500 Iranians during nuclear deal talks

Trump tweeted a wild and unverified accusation that appears to have originated with an Iranian politician.

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The most-read fact checks of 2018, so far

Here are the 10 fact checks that most captivated — or angered — readers so far in 2018.

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President Trump’s exaggerated claims about the North Korea deal

Trump boasts about the North Korea nuclear deal almost daily, but many of his claims are exaggerated, misleading or implausible.

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