FACT CHECK: Trump Touts Low Unemployment Rates For African-Americans, Hispanics


Trump's numbers are right, but it's hard to make the case that he should get credit for them.

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Dec 8

FACT CHECK: President Trump's Record On Jobs And Stocks


President Trump bragged this week about job gains and a rising stock market. So what are the facts?

Nov 30

FACT CHECK: President Trump's Tax Speech In Missouri


President Trump traveled to Missouri Wednesday to promote the GOP tax plan. Here's a closer look at some of the claims he made.

Aug 31

FACT CHECK: 4 Claims From Trump's Tax Speech


Without revealing any particulars, the president pitched his ideas for a tax code overhaul on Wednesday. Here are four claims he made, and how close to correct he was on all of them.

Aug 23

FACT CHECK: 10 Statements From Trump's Phoenix Speech


The president stood by his statements on Charlottesville during his campaign rally, but he left out the part where he had condemned violence "on many sides."

Nov 9

Transcript: Hillary Clinton Concedes To Donald Trump


"I feel pride and gratitude for this wonderful campaign that we built together," Clinton said Wednesday morning.

Oct 10

FACT CHECK: Clinton And Trump Debate For The 2nd Time


NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors from across the newsroom, is live annotating the debate, which begins at 9 p.m. ET in St. Louis.

Sep 27

Fact Check: Trump And Clinton Debate For The First Time


NPR reporters and editors annotated Monday night's debate as it happened. Read the final fact check, analysis and context here.

Sep 8

FACT CHECK: Clinton On Ground Troops; Trump On Sexual Assault In The Military


At a candidate forum Wednesday night, Hillary Clinton vowed to never put troops on the ground in Iraq while Donald Trump said there are "no consequences" for sexual assault in the military.

Sep 1

Fact Check: Donald Trump's Speech On Immigration


NPR's politics team annotated Trump's speech on immigration, which comes after a week of seeming to change direction on the issue.

Aug 21

Money Race Accelerates For Hillary Clinton And Donald Trump


Both candidates had record months for collecting cash.

Aug 11

FACT CHECK: Clinton Lays Out Economic Plan In Contrast To Trump


Clinton argued that her plan would boost the middle class while Trump's plan "would give trillions in tax cuts to big corporations, millionaires, and Wall Street money managers."

Aug 8

FACT CHECK: Donald Trump Unveils His Economic Plan In Major Detroit Speech


In a vision described as "Winning The Global Competition," the GOP nominee is proposing three tax brackets and would limit taxes on all forms of business income as well as end the estate tax.

Jul 29

FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton's Speech To The Democratic Convention, Annotated


NPR's politics team has annotated Clinton's speech, providing analysis, context and fact checking key portions.

Jul 22

FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's Republican Convention Speech, Annotated


NPR Politics adds context, analysis and checks facts in Trump's Thursday night address to the Republican National Convention.

Jun 30

FACT CHECK: Donald Trump And The Victimization Of U.S. Steel


Is Donald Trump's assertion that the U.S. steel industry fell victim to dumping, unfair trade pacts and self-serving politicians accurate?

Jun 22

Fact-Check: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotated


The NPR Politics team breaks down Donald Trump's speech in which he laid out a series of campaign promises and leveled a slew of accusations at rival Hillary Clinton.

Jun 22

Fact Check: Hillary Clinton And Women In The Workforce


In a speech Tuesday, the presumptive Democratic nominee said that economic growth over the past 40 years is largely thanks to women getting into the workforce. We analyze her claim.

Jun 15

Fact Check: Donald Trump And Syrian Refugees


President Obama wants to bring 10,000 Syrian refugees to the U.S. this year. Donald Trump says there is a "tremendous flow" coming into the U.S. and he wants to suspend the program.

Apr 1

FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton And Donations From Fossil Fuel Industries


Donations linked to the oil and gas industries equal two-tenths of 1 percent of Clinton's overall fundraising.

Sep 11

Fact Check: Hillary Clinton's Email Defense Is A Mixed Bag


Hillary Clinton's campaign posted a four-point defense of her use of a private email server as secretary of state. But there's more nuance in those points than the campaign leads on.