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  • 2019-02-07 14:10:24
  • by Mohamed Salih (talk | contribs)
  • Note: added one claim about unemployment
 
   
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Fact check: Trump's 2019 State of the Union address! Fact check: Trump's 2019 State of the Union address!
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How accurate was trump's 2019 state of the union? we are fact checking claims included in his speech.  How accurate was trump's 2019 state of the union? we are fact checking claims included in his speech.
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On the 5th of February  president Trump <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjbdMU2shPE">gave the 2019 state of the union address</a>, he claimed the following :  On the 5th of February president Trump gave the 2019 state of the union address (<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjbdMU2shPE" target="_blank" rel="noopener">video</a>, <a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefings-statements/remarks-president-trump-state-union-address-2/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">text</a>), he claimed the following:
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<strong>Claim 1: </strong> <strong>Claim 1: </strong>
" In just over two years since the elections we have launched an unprecedented economic boom, we have created 5.3 million new jobs and importantly added six hundred thousands new manufacturing new jobs" " In just over two years since the elections we have launched an unprecedented economic boom, we have created 5.3 million new jobs and importantly added six hundred thousands new manufacturing new jobs"
<strong>Fact check 1:</strong> <strong>Fact check 1:</strong>
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<strong>Claim 2: </strong> <strong>Claim 2: </strong>
"Nearly five million americans have been lifted off food stamps" "Nearly five million americans have been lifted off food stamps"
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<strong>Fact check 2:</strong> <strong>Fact check 2:</strong>
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<strong>Claim 3: </strong> <strong>Claim 3: </strong>
" African american, Hispanic americans and asian american unemployment have all reached their lowest levels ever recorded" " African american, Hispanic americans and asian american unemployment have all reached their lowest levels ever recorded"
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<strong>Fact check 3:</strong> <strong>Fact check 3:</strong>
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