Trump retweets inflammatory and unverified anti-Muslim videos

November 29, 2017  -- Washington Post, By Ashley Parker and John Wagner November 29 at 12:04 PM President Trump on Wednesday shared three inflammatory anti-Muslim videos on Twitter posted by a far-right British activist, drawing backlash from across Britain, including...

Trump threatens shutdown, suggests controversial pardon at Arizona rally

PHOENIX — President Trump on Tuesday threatened to shut down the government over border wall funding, said the North American Free Trade Agreement is likely to be terminated and signaled that he was prepared to pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who is anathema to the Latino community.

In a first, Texas Boys State votes to secede from Union

Washington Post -- By Derek Hawkins June 26,2017  Accessed 6/26/2017 Photo: Texas House of Representatives meeting The Texas secession movement — in which separatists advocate, sometimes violently, that the Lone Star State should become an independent country — has...

Trump Campaign Promises Erased from His Website

From The Washington Post: "The Trump campaign website got an upgrade this week. According to a news release from the president's reelection campaign (yes, already), it's now a one-stop shop for “fact-based information” that the mainstream media doesn't want you to...

Washington Post’s The Fix on Trump Firing of Comey

From The Washington Post: "What's clear a little more than 12 hours later is that the White House now has a major perception problem in firing the man who is in charge of investigating alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russia. And what appears to have been a...

Fact-checking President’s First 100 Days

The New York Times reported results from fact-checking the 45th President's first 100 days in office: "The Times has logged at least one false or misleading claim per day on 91 of his first 99 days (Saturday is Day 100). On five days, Mr. Trump went golfing, and on...

EPA removes climate change information from website

CNN --  Rene Marsh, CNN  Updated 2:35 PM ET, Sat April 29, 2017. Accessed 4/29/2017 photo credit: Protesters carry signs during the Peoples Climate March at the White House in Washington. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters (CNN)The EPA removed most climate change...

As the seas around them rise, fishermen deny climate change

CNN -- By Ed Lavandera and Jason Morris  Updated 10:58 AM ET, Fri April 21, 2017  Updated 4/21/2017 Cameron, Louisiana (CNN)People live and die by the water in southern Louisiana. The Gulf of Mexico, the rivers, lakes, and massive marshes that look more like sea than...

White House apologizes to British government over spying claims

CNN -- By Jim Sciutto, Laura Smith-Spark and Ben Westcott   Updated 10:02 AM ET, Fri March 17, 2017  Accessed 3/17/2017 The White House has apologized to the British government after alleging that a UK intelligence agency spied on President Donald Trump at the behest...

Deputy Assistant to the President Denies Systemic Racism in America

In an interview with the Center for Investigative Reporting’s “Reveal” podcast which aired Thursday, Deputy Assistant to the President Sebastian Gorka stated: “Today I do not see, as a nation, systemic persecution based on skin color.” The former Breitbart News editor...

Misinformation from EPA Head on Climate Change

From The Guardian: "Trump adviser shocks scientists and environmental advocates with statement that negates EPA policy and ‘overwhelmingly clear’ evidence on climate change" "This stance puts Pruitt at odds with his own agency, which states on its website that carbon...

CNN --  Tammy Kupperman. Updated 3:02 PM ET, Sat March 4, 2017 Accessed 3/5/2017 A recent Department of Homeland Security intelligence assessment found that most foreign-born violent extremists do not arrive in the US radicalized, but become radicalized after living...

Trump says Obama behind leaks

CNN --   By Eli Watkins, CNN Updated 7:04 AM ET, Tue February 28, 2017  Accessed 2/28/2017 President Donald Trump said he believes former President Barack Obama has been behind the leaks within his administration and the sizable, angry town hall crowds Republicans...

Fact Checker: 100 Days of Claims Checked

From the Washington Post: "Throughout President Trump’s first 100 days, the Fact Checker team will be tracking false and misleading claims made by the president since Jan. 20... In the 33 days so far, we’ve counted 132 false or misleading claims. " For the full list,...