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Indeed, Just 7% Of What Donald Trump Says Is Factually Accurate

When Trump’s many statements were fact-checked, it was discovered that only 7% of what the presidential candidate spouts is true. This recent news shouldn’t be surprising to most readers. When Politifact rated a number of Trump’s tweets and so-called ‘facts’, it was discovered that of all 70 statements only five were “mostly true.” That’s a measly 7%!  Nearly 13, or almost one out of every five, were rated “Half True.” Another nine, or 13%, were rated “Mostly False.” In addition, 14 – or one out of every five checked – were so egregiously false, they earned a “Pants on Fire” Read more [...]