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  • Donald Trump - After close Ohio special election, Trump falsely tweets that Kasich is unpopular August 14, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | After close Ohio special election, Trump falsely tweets that Kasich is unpopular President Donald Trump blamed Ohio Gov. John Kasich for the narrow win by Republican Troy Balderson in a special election. "The very unpopular Governor of Ohio (and failed presidential candidate) @JohnKasich hurt Troy Balderson’s recent win by tamping […]
  • Donald Trump - Do players get most of NFL revenues, as Donald Trump says? August 13, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Do players get most of NFL revenues, as Donald Trump says?   President Donald Trump took another shot at the National Football League, the latest in his ongoing Twitter war against the NFL over some players taking a knee during the National Anthem to protest police mistreatment of African-Americans. […]
  • Donald Trump - California wildfires made worse by hot, dry conditions, not water policy, as Trump tweeted August 6, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | California wildfires made worse by hot, dry conditions, not water policy, as Trump tweeted In his first tweet about this summer’s California wildfires, President Trump blamed environmental laws for making the blazes worse by preventing firefighters from using a "massive amount of readily available water." He said it’s "being diverted […]

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  • Mike Pence - Mike Pence accurately cites ICE arrest, deportation data for 2017 July 25, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: True | Mike Pence accurately cites ICE arrest, deportation data for 2017 Vice President Mike Pence countered Democratic attacks of an immigration agency by highlighting the agency’s enforcement success. Some Democrats have called for restructuring or abolishing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, claiming it tears apart families and that it has lost […]
  • Mike Pence - Record low unemployment in the Philly area? Pence is right, with some needed context July 23, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Record low unemployment in the Philly area? Pence is right, with some needed context Vice President Mike Pence is in Philadelphia on Monday to speak about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and attend a fundraiser for U.S. Senate candidate Lou Barletta. Protesters are expected to greet him, as […]
  • Mike Pence - Is Mike Pence right that religion is gaining new life in US? May 16, 2018
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Is Mike Pence right that religion is gaining new life in US?   Speaking at a commencement ceremony at Hillsdale College in Michigan, Vice President Mike Pence told the graduates that religion in the United States is going strong. "The percentage of Americans who live out their religion on a […]

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