Politics Jan 16

Former U.S. President Donald Trump holds a rally in Florence, Arizona
AP FACT CHECK: Trump seeds race animus with COVID falsehood

Donald Trump falsely declared in a weekend rally that public health authorities are denying the COVID-19 vaccine to white people because of their race. The former president seeded racial resentments in remarks that twisted the facts on public-health policy and…

Politics Jul 25

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to media at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey
AP FACT CHECK: Trump is relentless in election fabrications

In mid-May, partisan investigators hired by Arizona state lawmakers backed off their allegation that the state’s most populous county had destroyed its 2020 election database. Confronted with proof that the data still existed, they admitted everything was there.