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Trump campaigns with usual lies, distortions on economy, trade

President Donald Trump is sticking to his distorted picture of the consequences of his trade war with China, refusing to acknowledge the U.S. is...

Trump trumpets Obama’s accomplishments as his own

President Donald Trump has a silent partner behind several of the accomplishments he likes to boast about: Barack Obama. Despite assailing his Democratic predecessor for...

Fact Check: More lies from Trump

An eye toward his 2020 campaign, President Donald Trump is turning to a familiar playbook of exaggerated boasts about economic performance and overdrawn complaints...

Lies by Trump on Iran, trade and ‘that wall’

In President Donald Trump’s reckoning, an Iran tamed by him no longer cries “death to America,” the border wall with Mexico is proceeding apace,...

Trump lies to take credit for Obama vet program

Boastful on the occasion of Memorial Day, President Donald Trump and his Veterans Affairs secretary are claiming full credit for health care improvements that...

Trump: Selective accounts, exaggerations & lies

President Donald Trump held up and read from a sheet of paper in the Rose Garden this past week as he argued he’s been...

Trump piles lies on top of more lies in CPAC speech

President Donald Trump uttered a dizzying number of false statements in his epically long weekend speech, to an audience that didn’t seem to mind...

As usual, Trump’s ‘spin’ ignores facts

Assailed by his ex-lawyer at every turn, President Donald Trump nevertheless claimed a measure of vindication from Michael Cohen’s statement that he possessed no...

Trump plays fast, loose with ‘national emergency’ claims

President Donald Trump would be taking an extraordinary step by declaring a national emergency to steer money to his promised border wall. He’s making...

Trump discards facts with claims of innocence

Feeling the pressure of investigations and a partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump is playing loose with the facts regarding hush payments made by...