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Trump’s claim his deregulatory actions are saving American households $3,000 a year

The president is basing his number on a report written by the Council of Economic Advisers, but it's open to challenge.

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Trump’s and Biden’s dueling claims on criminal justice reform

President Trump gave no credit to Barack Obama for a significant change in sentencing, and former vice president Joe Biden, in turn, minimized what Trump accomplished in 2018.

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President Trump has made 12,019 false or misleading claims over 928 days

The president has topped 12,000 in our database of false and misleading claims, adding about 20 a day in the past two months.

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Trump’s claim about prosecuting ‘a record number of firearms offenses’

The president suggested that his administration is cracking down on guns, but he told only part of the story.

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Trump’s faulty claim that Iran has changed its regional behavior

The president keeps claiming success from his sanctions policy on Iran, but there's little evidence to back his boasting.

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President Trump’s love-hate relationship with the Mueller report

For the president, the Mueller report is both an exoneration and a source of bitter complaints.

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Trump falsely claims he tried to stop ‘Send her back!’ chants about Rep. Ilhan Omar

Trump was the first to say Omar should go back to her country. At the rally, he waited 13 seconds for the chants to die down. Then he kept talking about Omar.

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President Trump accuses Rep. Omar of supporting al-Qaeda

With no evidence, Trump accused the Muslim member of Congress of backing a terrorist group, but he twisted and falsely characterized her remarks.

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Are prescription drug prices going down?

President Trump says the data show a decline. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says prices haven't fallen. But the question is not black-or-white.

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Fact-checking President Trump’s retreat on the census citizenship question

While retreating on the census citizenship question, the president made several misleading or contradictory remarks.

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