Fact Check: 15 Claims From Trump’s Speech to CPAC, Fact-Checked


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www.nytimes.com— President Trump addressed the annual gathering of conservatives for over two hours on Saturday. Here’s a fact-check.

Global News—FACT CHECK: Trump’s 2-hour-plus CPAC speech had dizzying number of falsehoods. He got the unemployment rate wrong. He misstated his winning margin in the election. He reprised some of his most frequently told fictions and dusted off old ones, even going back to the size of his inauguration crowd.

www.politifact.com—Fact-checking Donald Trump's two-hour speech at CPAC. President Donald Trump spoke to an enthusiastic audience at the Conservative Political Action Committee conference in Washington over the weekend. During his 2-hour-plus speech, Trump revisited many points from his political rallies. He stayed on relatively firm ground when talking about the economy. But on immigration, abortion and the Democrats’ Green New Deal, he took liberties with the facts. We checked the accuracy of some of his key claims. "Visa lottery — that’s where they put in the...

WTOP—AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s epic speech is laced with fabrication. President Donald Trump uttered a dizzying number of false statements in his epically long weekend speech, to an audience that didn’t seem to mind at all. Here’s a look into some of his words during his speech at CPAC.