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Fact-checking Donald Trump's address to Congress

Updated March 1, 2017, at 10:32 a.m. President Donald Trump promised to revive the economy and strengthen the military in his first address to a joint session of Congress. Beyond his soaring rhetoric were some exaggerations and misleading statements about the health…

Trump's travel ban executive order, take 2

After the judicially challenged rollout of President Donald Trump’s initial executive order on refugees and immigration from Muslim-majority countries, the White House has now put forth a revised version. But how different is the new one from the old one?…

Fact-checking Donald Trump's press conference

President Donald Trump faced reporters in a sprawling news conference Feb. 16 following a litany of leaks to the news media, from his phone calls with leaders of Mexico and Australia to federal investigations into whether his campaign coordinated with…

Donald Trump's inaugural address: annotated

PolitiFact is annotating Donald Trump’s inaugural address. Check back regularly to see our commentary. Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world: thank you. We, the citizens of America, are…

Fact-checking Donald Trump's inaugural address

President Donald Trump delivered a 16-minute inaugural address that emphasized his populist campaign themes, promising to drain the Washington swamp and revitalize manufacturing and the middle class. With his left hand atop two Bibles, Trump repeated the oath of office…