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Fact check: Trump misleads with latest Obamacare claim

Tuesday  01:55,   18 december 2018

Trump doesn't mention preventative care services, a core tenant of the Affordable Care Act, and the high cost of care across the... >>>

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's distorted reality in expanding probes

Monday  15:16,   17 december 2018

President Donald Trump keeps changing his story in the swirling investigations into Russia election interference and hush money payments to women who say they had affairs with him. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

It's Round Two: Comey vs. House Republicans

Monday  14:41,   17 december 2018

It's round two for James Comey and congressional Republicans. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The former FBI director will be back on Capitol... >>>

New Jersey Democrats back down on alleged 'power grab'

Monday  07:30,   17 december 2018

In the face of opposition from Republicans, good-government groups and even their own party’s governor, Democrats in the New Jersey state Legislature have pulled a controversial referendum that critics said could have led to a permanent gerrymander... >>>

Five things to know about the Trump inauguration investigation

Monday  04:30,   17 december 2018

Federal prosecutors in New York are reportedly probing whether President Trump's inaugural committee misspent donated funds from the record $107 million it received for the 2017 event. In addition to examining possible financial wrongdoing,... >>>

GOP set for blame over shutdown

Sunday  13:40,   16 december 2018

Republicans are facing a starkly different shutdown fight as they close a difficult 2018 that will see them ushered out of the House majority. A little less than a year ago, President Trump and his GOP allies enjoyed a victory in January over... >>>

Trump Tweets Misleading Claim About FBI Agents’ Missing Texts to Discredit Russia Probe

Saturday  22:40,   15 december 2018

Rudy Giuliani did it too, making it look like part of a coordinated... >>>

AP Fact Check: Trump floats fictions about the border

Saturday  21:40,   15 december 2018

President Donald Trump's relationship with the truth tends to be borderline, at best, when it comes to the border. So it was this past week when he made a flurry of false or unsupported statements about immigration. He said, with no evidence, that... >>>

Analysis: As Trump prepares for his holiday respite in Florida, he is more isolated than ever

Saturday  20:05,   15 december 2018

His business allies have become a weapon for prosecutors and his White House has thinned out. Meanwhile, Democrats in Congress are ready for a year of... >>>

Kellyanne Conway’s Inaccurate Claims About Michael Cohen’s Hush-Money Payments

Saturday  01:40,   15 december 2018

Ms. Conway, a counselor to President Trump, falsely claimed that he did not know about payments to two women until this year, and misleadingly suggested the arrangement occurred in August... >>>

AP Fact Check: Trump falsely claims Flynn didn't lie to FBI

Friday  20:30,   14 december 2018

President Donald Trump is skimming over the facts when it comes to former national security adviser Michael Flynn's guilty... >>>

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's theory about Mexico, trade, that wall

Friday  00:40,   14 december 2018

President Donald Trump has come up with a theory about how Mexico, by hook or by crook, really is paying for his border wall despite saying a thousand times no.TRUMP: "I often stated, 'One way or the other, Mexico is going to pay for the Wall.' This >>>

Fact check: President Trump’s claim that Democrats gave Iran $150 billion

Thursday  21:30,   13 december 2018

He has repeatedly suggested that President Barack Obama gave $150 billion in taxpayer funds to Iran. That's... >>>

Reading between the lines of Trump's Oval Office tussle

Wednesday  10:30,   12 december 2018

The heated, on-camera Oval Office exchange between House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and President Donald Trump was an extraordinary public airing of grievances, with lots to... >>>

Where are Trump’s ‘ten terrorists’ who were busted at the border?

Wednesday  03:05,   12 december 2018

House Speaker designate Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks with Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. President Donald Trump as they meet with her and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., Dec.... >>>