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TRUMP on the Paris climate accord, which he has announced the U.S. will leave: "Basically, it said, 'you have a lot of oil and gas' ... and basically, they were saying, 'Don't use it. You can't use it.'" He added: "They called India a developing nation. They call China a developing nation. But the United States? We're developed. We can pay." — CPAC speech. … [Read more...] about Fact check: Trump inflates his record to see himself outperforming history
THE FACTS: No law mandates that parents must be separated from their children at the border, and it's not a policy Democrats have pushed or can change alone as the minority in Congress. Children are probably being separated from the parents at the border at an accelerated rate because of a new "zero tolerance policy" being put in place by Trump's own administration. Announced April 6 by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the policy directs authorities to prosecute all instances of illegal border crossings, even against people with few or no previous offenses. … [Read more...] about Fact Check: Trump Ignores Strong Points in US Trade
Trump signed into law last month a bill that would ease restrictions on private care. But its success in significantly reducing wait times for appointments depends in large part on an overhaul of VA's electronic medical records to allow for a seamless sharing of records with private physicians. That overhaul will take at least 10 years to be complete. … [Read more...] about Trump’s Tax ‘Miracle,’ Immigration Flip-Flops: Fact Check