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Fact check: Ted lieu's claims about southern borders immigrants Fact check: Ted lieu's claims about southern borders immigrants
Summary Summary
WikiTribune is fact checking claims made by Ted Lieu about immigrants to the US WikiTribune is fact checking claims made by Ted Lieu about immigrants to the US
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Ted Lieu, member of the congress, <a href="https://twitter.com/tedlieu/status/1076870227307126785" target="_blank" rel="noopener">wrote a tweet</a> in which he claimed the following : Ted Lieu, member of the congress, <a href="https://twitter.com/tedlieu/status/1076870227307126785" target="_blank" rel="noopener">wrote a tweet</a> in which he claimed the following :
http://twitter.com/tedlieu/status/1076870227307126785 http://twitter.com/tedlieu/status/1076870227307126785
<strong>Claim 1 </strong> <strong>Claim 1 </strong>
" Violent crime is down" " Violent crime is down"
<strong>Fact check 1 </strong> <strong>Fact check 1 </strong>
  The bureau of justice statistics <a href="https://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=dcdetail&amp;iid=245">collects information each year</a> " data are obtained from a nationally representative sample of about 135,000 households, composed of nearly 225,000 persons, on the frequency, characteristics, and consequences of criminal victimization in the United States"
  This graph shows the change in violence over the years:
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<strong>Claim 2 </strong> <strong>Claim 2 </strong>
" Property crime is down" " Property crime is down"
<strong>Fact check 2 </strong> <strong>Fact check 2 </strong>
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<strong>Claim 3 </strong> <strong>Claim 3 </strong>
" Immigrants, both documented &amp; undocumented, commit less crime than native born citizens" " Immigrants, both documented &amp; undocumented, commit less crime than native born citizens"
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