Politics Mar 12AP fact check: Trump is wrong about insurers covering coronavirus
Trump's misstatement on health insurance was one of a number of claims in his prime-time address that were at odds with the facts.
Politics Mar 07AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s sunny side up take on coronavirus
As the stock market convulses, airline schedules buckle and businesses worry their overseas supply lines will snap, President Donald Trump is looking on the sunny side of an economy clouded by the coronavirus.
Politics Feb 29AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s viral spin on virus; Dem oversteps
President Donald Trump has not proved to be the bearer of reliable information when calamity threatens and people want straight answers about it. That’s happening again as he addresses the prospect of a coronavirus outbreak in the U.S.
Politics Feb 22AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump and the audacity of hype
In their boisterous presidential debate, several Democrats sold short the health care plans of rivals or glossed over aspects of their own record. In an audacious league of his own, President Donald Trump celebrated the elimination of a tax that…
Politics Feb 15AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s wall claim is beyond ‘redemption’
On the eve of the New Hampshire primary, President Donald Trump told a rally that people who are in the United States illegally are paying for his Mexico border wall. It was the latest iteration of his effort to convince…
Politics Feb 08AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Dems and the state of disunion
President Donald Trump says the world is witnessing a great American economic revival that he brought on by reversing course from the Obama years. Yet the economy is not so different from the robust one he inherited and disparages at…
Politics Feb 01AP fact check: Trump on Democrats, impeachment and cows
A look at recent rhetoric by President Trump about impeachment, his newly signed trade deal, the economy and more.
Politics Jan 27AP fact check: Trump misstates Bolton record
President Donald Trump stated falsely Monday that House Democrats never called his former national security adviser to testify in their impeachment inquiry. Actually they did.
Politics Jan 25AP fact check: Trump’s impeachment defense
President Donald Trump's lawyers claimed that House Democrats were hiding evidence and did not allow Trump to participate in the House inquiry.
Politics Jan 20AP fact check: The distortions in Trump’s legal defense
Here's a look at some statements by Trump and his legal team as opening arguments approach in the Senate impeachment trial.