Fact-checking Trump’s News of the Week video with Kayleigh McEnany

As a way to go around independent news reporting, President Donald Trump’s administration introduced a "real news" weekly Facebook video hosted by former CNN pundit Kayleigh McEnany. Introduced as "the news of the week from Trump Tower," McEnany’s first 90-second video touted success on the economy, immigration and veterans’ affairs. The accuracy of her talking points was mixed. Economic achievements McEnany first discussed "great economic news," such as "better-than-expected 209,000 new jobs." That number is correct. The July Bureau of Labor Statistics report reported 209,000 new jobs, which surpassed the average for this year of 184,000. But the administration has … >>More
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