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US NewsTrump has made over 10,000 false or misleading claims, according to report

05:40  30 april  2019
05:40  30 april  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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Trump ’s false or misleading claims about the impeachment investigation The notion that Trump would exceed 20,000 claims before he finished his term appeared Just as when Trump crossed the 10 , 000 threshold, an interview with Sean Hannity of Fox News helped Trump breach the 20,000 mark.

WASHINGTON — According to the Washington Post's Fact Checker, President Trump has hit the dubious milestone of 10 , 000 false or misleading claims Trump 's campaign rallies are the largest venues for false or misleading claims , constituting 22 percent of all of the claims covered by the

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"The President continues to say false or misleading statements at an unbelievable pace," said Glenn Kessler, the lead fact checker, on CNN this morning.

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Donald Trump has made more than 10 , 000 false or misleading claims since he became president in January 2017, according to a count by factcheckers at the Washington Post. According to the Post’s own count, Trump ’s 10 , 000 th false or misleading claim came on Friday when, speaking to

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an explosion of claims — and a new category in our ongoing tracking of the president’s difficulty with accurate facts. When we last updated our database of President Trump ’s false or misleading claims , it was on Jan.

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Trump has made over 10,000 false or misleading claims, according to report © Darren Hauck, Getty Images US President Donald Trump speaks to a crowd of supporters at a Make America Great Again rally on April 27, 2019 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Trump's campaign rallies are the largest venues for false or misleading claims, constituting 22 percent of all of the claims covered by the Fact Checker. Trump's rally in Green Bay, Wis.last Saturday spawned 61 claims. For example, Trump said he had cut the estate tax to "zero," or that he was one vote away from repealing the Affordable Care Act — both claims are untrue.

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President Trump has made 12,019 false or misleading claims over 928 days. False or misleading claims about trade, the economy and the investigation of Russian interference in the Fewer than 3 in 10 Americans believe many of his most-common false statements, according to a

According to The Washington Post, the president has now made more than 10 , 000 And not only does the president continue to increase the number of allegedly misleading and false claims , but he is also a repeat offender when it comes to over -preaching different variations of the same comments.

The Fact Checker aims to "explain difficult issues, provide missing context and provide analysis and explanation of various “code words” used by politicians, diplomats and others to obscure or shade the truth." Readers are encouraged to submit claims for fact-checking.

George Conway, the husband of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway, weighed in on Twitter, writing "Congrats, #DerangedDonald!! An amazing accomplishment!! No one but you could have achieved this." Over 12,000 people had retweeted the comment by the time of publication.

Trump has frequently gone after the Washington Post for stories critical of his administration, calling them "fake news" or "Amazon's 'chief lobbyist,'" conflating the relationship between the two companies because of the Post's owner, Jeff Bezos, who is also the owner and CEO of Amazon.

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Over the last 14 months, as events have unfolded around the Mueller report , Trump ’s impeachment, the coronavirus pandemic and the police killing of George Floyd, Trump has averaged 23 false or misleading claims a day. The column notes Trump has expressed nearly 1

The Washington Post is reporting that he has made more than 10 , 000 false or misleading claims since he took office or 828 days. He crossed the mark on April 26th, according to the Post with his rallies before the midterm elections, the partial government shutdown and the release of the Mueller

Spokespeople for both Amazon and the Post have denied this accusation previously and point to the separation between the two companies. Amazon does not own the Washington Post; Jeff Bezos does as an individual.

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