Category Archives: Facts & Checking

Fact checking and facts

In March, Trump Promised Resources To Fight The Pandemic. Few Happened : NPR

On March 13, President Trump promised to mobilize private and public resources to respond to the coronavirus. NPR followed up on each promise and found little action had been taken.

Source: In March, Trump Promised Resources To Fight The Pandemic. Few Happened : NPR

The $2 trillion CARES Act, a response to COVID-19, is equivalent to 45% of all 2019 federal spending – USAFacts

Screenshot_2020-04-15 USAFacts Nonpartisan Government Data

Our nation, in numbers. USAFacts provides a comprehensive, nonpartisan view of the state of our union.

Source: The $2 trillion CARES Act, a response to COVID-19, is equivalent to 45% of all 2019 federal spending – USAFacts

President Trump made 18,000 false or misleading claims in 1,170 days – The Washington Post

Screenshot_2020-04-14 Analysis President Trump made 18,000 false or misleading claims in 1,170 days


The coronavirus pandemic has led to an explosion of claims — and a new category in our ongoing tracking of the president’s difficulty with accurate facts.

Source: President Trump made 18,000 false or misleading claims in 1,170 days – The Washington Post

Tracking all of President Trump’s false or misleading claims – Washington Post

Screenshot_2020-04-11 Analysis Tracking all of President Trump’s false or misleading claims
Screenshot_2020-04-11 Analysis Tracking all of President Trump’s false or misleading claims

The Washington Post’s ongoing database of President Trump’s false or misleading claims.

Source: Tracking all of President Trump’s false or misleading claims – Washington Post