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Trump has broken more promises than he’s kept

Our Trump Promise Tracker follows the progress of 60 key promises made by the president during the 2016 campaign. Here's an update as he enters his fourth year as president.

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Fact-checking the seventh Democratic primary debate

Here's a roundup of eight claims from the seventh Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 campaign.

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Trump’s traffic jam of false claims on preexisting conditions

In a pair of tweets, President Trump got many things about health care outrageously wrong.

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Mr. President, here’s how the budget works

The president said tax revenue is up because of economic growth spurred by his tax cut. That reflects a basic misunderstanding.

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Elizabeth Warren’s false claim that the filibuster stopped immigration reform

The Senate passed a comprehensive immigration bill with a filibuster-proof majority in 2013. Warren was among the 68 senators who voted yes.

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Fact-checking Trump’s address on the Iran missile attacks

In his address to the nation, President Trump made a number of factually incorrect or dubious claims.

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Biden’s claim that he didn’t tell Obama not to launch bin Laden raid

The vice president's story about his advice on a pivotal moment in Obama's presidency keeps evolving.

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Anatomy of a Trump rally: 67 percent of claims are false or lacking evidence

The president made 179 factual claims at his longest rally to date. We found that 67 percent were false or unsupported by evidence.

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The most popular fact checks of 2019

The results make us wonder: Has Trump fatigue set in?

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Fact-checking the sixth Democratic debate

Here's a roundup of six claims from the sixth Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 campaign.

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