Nation May 25AP fact check: Trump and a tale of 2 sheets of paper
A look at some of President Trump's recent statements, on the Russia investigation, the border, the economy and more.
Politics May 18AP fact check Trump’s miscues on trade and drug prices
President Donald Trump spoke this past week as if he’s unaware that drug prices have gone up and tariffs came before him.
Economy May 11AP fact check: Trump’s fog of misinformation on trade
President Donald Trump cast a fog of misinformation over the U.S. trade dispute with China, floating inaccurate numbers and skewed economic theories as big tariffs kicked in on Chinese goods.
Nation Apr 27AP fact check: Trump’s torrent of twisted claims on Russia
As much as President Donald Trump says he wants the United States to move on, he’s found it hard to turn away himself, as seen in a torrent of tweets and remarks railing against Democrats, trashing Mueller and painting his…
Politics Apr 22AP fact check: Trump, AG Barr spread untruths about Mueller report
President Donald Trump is still distorting the truth about the Russia investigation, claiming exoneration from a special counsel's report that he is also assailing as hopelessly biased. Here's a closer look at the president's claims.
Politics Apr 20AP FACT CHECK: Trump team’s distortions on Mueller report
WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller all but boldfaced this finding in his report on the Russia investigation: No exoneration for President Donald Trump on whether Trump criminally obstructed justice. But Trump and his aides are stating that Mueller’s report…
Politics Apr 15AP fact check: Trump camp suggests AG William Barr found illegal spying
With release of the special counsel's fuller report looming, President Donald Trump and his campaign are twisting the words of his attorney general and the facts of the Russia investigation. Here's a closer look at the president's claims in the…
Politics Apr 07AP fact check: Trump’s bad-guy talk belies migrants’ reality
When President Donald Trump talks about the masses of Central Americans trying to get into the U.S., he describes a horde of beefy men with ill intent. Figures from his own administration tell a different story: Those coming are increasingly…
Politics Apr 01AP fact check: Trump’s exaggerations about the Russia probe
President Donald Trump is taking his interpretation of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation well beyond the facts. Here's a closer look at the president's claims in the past week.
Politics Mar 24AP fact check: McCain can’t respond but his record speaks
President Trump: “We’ve created more than almost 6 million jobs since the election." The facts: He’s not exaggerating on job creation. But that record is not all his, and it’s not remarkable.