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Fact-checking President Trump’s Oval Office address on immigration

Over the course of his nine-minute speech, Trump painted a misleading and bleak picture of the situation at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Your fact-checking cheat sheet for Trump’s immigration address

Here's a guide to 20 suspect claims that the president may say tonight.

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President Trump’s nonsensical claim that Mexico is paying for the wall

More than 200 times, Trump promised that Mexico would pay for the wall. Now he falsely says he's keeping his promise through the revised trade agreement with Mexico and Canada. That's bunk.

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The Trump administration’s misleading spin on immigration, crime and terrorism

The Trump administration often pumps up numbers linking crime and terrorism to immigration, and now their exaggerated figures are at the center of a government shutdown.

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Fact-checking Trump’s freewheeling Cabinet session

Trump said many things that were factually incorrect in his 90-minute Cabinet meeting. Here's a selection of new things he said that were wrong.

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A year of unprecedented deception: Trump averaged 15 false claims a day in 2018

Trump made nearly three times as many false or misleading claims in 2018 as in his first year as president.

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First-ever Fact Checker poll: Few Americans believe Trump’s false statements

We quizzed Americans about 11 false Trump claims. Only his most fervent supporters tended to believe them.

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The biggest Pinocchios of 2018

Our annual roundup of the most outlandish claims of 2018.

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President Trump’s claim that Democrats gave Iran $150 billion

He has repeatedly suggested that President Barack Obama gave $150 billion in taxpayer funds to Iran. That's false.

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Fact-checking Trump’s rowdy powwow with Pelosi and Schumer

The president fired off a bunch of faulty claims about the border wall. Schumer called him out for his Bottomless Pinocchios.

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