In a move that surprises absolutely no one, our liar-in-chief took credit for Obama’s accomplishments during his speech to the U.S. Congress, which as usual was full on lies and contradictions, Trump did set one record for most Tweets during his address, though he’s still deflecting all responsibility for his actions, still having difficulty with truth and why he keeps getting away with it, ponderance of how many illegal acts it takes to rid ourselves of a corrupt Trump administration, despite his best efforts, reality continues dogging Trump, Trump’s voter suppression tactics could create blow back for the GOP, one speech does not erase Trump’s dystopian actions or his campaign of hate, GOP brown shirts in Congress vote to continue hiding Trump’s ties to Russia, false conclusions about immigration, more Russian ties in Trump’s cabinet, ‘Dreamer’ detained by ICE after imploring Trump to protect her, George Takei cleverly disembowels Trump’s speech on Twitter – bit by bit, Trump’s budget pushes austerity at home while going all in for the Military-Industrial Complex and more.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit he hasn’t earned article from Yahoo! News. –
No surprise that our liar-in-chief took credit for his predecessor’s accomplishments, despite planning to destroy them.
“WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump boasted Tuesday night about corporate job expansion and military cost-savings that actually took root under his predecessor and gave a one-sided account of the costs and benefits to the economy from immigration — ignoring the upside.
A look at some of his claims in his prime-time speech to Congress:
TRUMP: “According to the National Academy of Sciences, our current immigration system costs America’s taxpayers many billions of dollars a year.”
THE FACTS: That’s not exactly what that report says. It says immigrants “contribute to government finances by paying taxes and add expenditures by consuming public services…”
Reality continues to dog Trump during his first address to Congress article by Rachel Maddow from MSNBC. –