Politics Jan 14AP fact check: Trump says he hasn’t left White House in ‘months.’ Actually, he has.
Eager to defend a prolonged government shutdown over his border wall, President Donald Trump is pretending that he's holed up nonstop at the White House waiting for a deal with Democrats. Here's a look at the president's claims in the…
Politics Jan 09AP fact check: Donald Trump and the U.S.-Mexico border
In his prime-time speech to the nation, President Donald Trump declared a border crisis that's in sharp dispute. Here's how the facts stack up.
Politics Jan 02AP fact check: Trump’s claims on border wall, drug prices, Mattis
President Donald Trump is, at once, demanding billions of dollars from the U.S. Treasury for a border wall and insisting the wall won't really cost America anything.
Politics Dec 31AP fact check: Trump’s false claims on migrant child deaths
President Donald Trump twisted circumstances behind the deaths of two migrant Guatemalan children to insulate his administration from any blame, contending without justification that they were in dire health before they reached the border. Here's a look at the president's…
Politics Dec 25AP fact check: Trump revisits old fictions about Iran money
President Donald Trump is recycling familiar fictions concerning the Iran nuclear deal as he lashes out at a Republican senator who criticized him and a U.S. official who resigned in protest against Trump's plan to pull troops from Syria. Here's…
Politics Dec 17AP fact check: Trump’s distorted reality in expanding Russia probe
President Donald Trump keeps changing his story in the swirling investigations into Russia election interference and hush money payments to women who say they had affairs with him. Here's a look at the president's claims.
Politics Dec 03‘Here lies a great man’; George H.W. Bush saluted as ‘gentle soul’ at Capitol ceremony
Bush will lie in state in the Capitol for public visitation through Wednesday. An invitation-only funeral service is set for Wednesday at Washington National Cathedral.
Politics Dec 03AP fact check: Trump’s claims on Russia probe, Michael Cohen
President Donald Trump can't seem to get his facts straight when it comes to the Russia investigation. Here's a closer look at the president's claims.
Politics Dec 02From Bush to Clinton, a grace note for the ages
“Dear Bill,” George H.W. Bush scribbled Jan. 20, 1993, to the Democrat about to succeed him as president. “When I walked into this office just now I felt the same sense of wonder and respect that I felt four years…
Politics Nov 29AP fact check: Trump retweets false claim on immigrant aid
President Donald Trump is spreading a false claim from supporters that people who are in the United States illegally receive more in federal assistance than the average American gets in Social Security benefits. Here's a closer look at the claim.