"In Nashville, Trump bent and broke the truth. Here are the facts" PBS NewsHour 5/30/2018
SUMMARY: Wednesday on the PBS NewsHour, Yamiche Alcindor joins Judy Woodruff to fact-check some of President Trump’s claims.
President Donald Trump made several misleading statements Tuesday during an hour-long campaign-style speech in Nashville. Trump traveled to Tennessee in part to boost the Senate candidacy of Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn).
But Trump’s support for Blackburn, who is running to replace retiring Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn) was largely overshadowed by criticism that he exaggerated his record in office. Here’s a look at four misleading or outright false assertions Trump made in his speech.
"How businessman Trump turned exaggeration into his brand" PBS NewsHour 5/30/2018
IMHO: In Trump World, the only fact is HE LIES.
SUMMARY: President Trump has been called out before for not sticking to the facts. Gwenda Blair, author of "The Trumps: Three Generations of Builders and a President," joins Judy Woodruff to discuss his lifelong predilection for “truthful hyperbole.”