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Glenn Kessler
The Washington Post's Fact Checker columnist, revealing the truth behind the rhetoric. I tweet articles & comments I find interesting or provocative.
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Glenn Kessler 32m
Always great to see a Fact Checker with the lede newspaper story! Congrats ⁦
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Manu Raju 13h
Trump tells Huckabee he trusts the North Korean dictator MIKE HUCKABEE: Do you trust Kim Jong-Un? PRES. TRUMP: Yes. I think that I’ve had a very good relationship. We have a good chemistry together. You know what that means.
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Katie Rogers 15h
Replying to @katierogers
Trump calls media "treasonous" for its coverage of North Korea, for starters. "If you listen to the mainstream media it's almost like I lost a negotiation." and "Japan thinks I'm like a world hero over there."
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Vernon Loeb 15h
The statistics that marshals to show how badly the US treats its own children are, well, shocking, especially in the context of the other developed nations.
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Josh Dawsey Jun 22
Love this Post story, where Republicans in the room who heard Trump attack Sanford dodge, deflect, deny and defend because they don't want to be next:
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USA TODAY Jun 22
Trump’s immigration crackdown is diverting resources from drug smuggling prosecutions near US-Mexico border, DOJ says
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Lobsters, Small-Batch Whiskey and Trump’s Trade War
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Is the Border in Crisis? ‘We’re Doing Fine, Quite Frankly,’ a Border City Mayor Says
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Daniel Dale Jun 23
Good fact check by the NYT’s Korea correspondent on five of the inaccurate things Trump has been saying about North Korea.
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andrew kaczynski🤔 23h
I'm doing a search of entertainment conservatives who celebrated a Virginia bakery who refused to serve Biden and are condemning Red Hen for not serving Sarah Huckabee Sanders and having a 100% success rate so far.
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John Harwood Jun 23
Trump claimed credit this week for creating 3.4-M new jobs in the 19 months since his election, a feat “nobody would have believed” in Nov 2016 since 4.1-M jobs were created under Obama in the 19 months before that, the claim makes no sense
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Dave Weigel 23h
The actual committee charged w electing a Democratic House is the . Its chairman (Ben Ray Lujan) and executive director (Dan Sena) are both Hispanic.
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David P Gelles Jun 23
Trump tweets about the “witch hunt” May 2017: 3 times June 2017: 5 times July 2017: 6 times Oct 2017: 1 time Dec 2017: 2 times Jan 2018: 1 time Feb 2018: 3 times March 2018: 2 times April 2018: 9 times May 2018: 20 times June 2018: 22 times
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Noah Barkin Jun 22
No beautiful deals yet
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Karen Tumulty Jun 22
Under , Americans are becoming more supportive of , writes see numbers
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Jonathan Martin Jun 22
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Dave Weigel Jun 22
Here is a Dem pollster in the New Yorker in November 2017; here is one this month. The bubble. Boy. I dunno.
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Zeke Miller Jun 22
Trump last week: "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea." Today in message to Congress extending state of national emergency with respect to NKorea "unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security"
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Foreign Policy Jun 22
Trump’s handshake gave North Korea the status boost marginal states crave.
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Min Joo Kim Jun 22
Setting a clear plan for reunions of war-torn families had been a priority of the government of Pres. Moon. He accompanied his mother to a past reunion in 2004, where he met his aunt for the fist time in 50 years.
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