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Trump's Syria airstrikes: constitutional or not?

Some Democrat and Republican lawmakers are criticizing President Donald Trump for carrying out airstrikes in Syria without getting Congress’ approval first. The United States launched nearly 60 cruise missiles at a Syrian airfield April 6, reacting to Syrian President Bashar…

Fact-checking Trump's CEO town hall

This story will be updated.  President Donald Trump invited CEOs s to a town hall on the economy on the White House grounds. In his own remarks, he emphasized the priority he puts on cutting government regulations to create jobs.…

Fact-checking Donald Trump's Nashville rally

President Donald Trump went to Nashville to commemorate the 250th birthday of the populist 19th century President Andrew Jackson on March 15. He delivered a campaign-style rally speech, repeating misleading talking points about the Affordable Care Act and the 9th…

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?…