Trump Lies

SCOTUS Puts Trump Financials Case On Fast Track

Bloomberg Law reports: The U.S. Supreme Court put a clash over a grand jury subpoena for President Donald Trump’s financial records on a fast track, formally returning it to the appeals court level ahead of schedule. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance had asked the justices not to wait 25-plus days, as they normally do after issuing an opinion. The court …

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Conway Can’t Say If Barron Trump Will Return To Class

Mediaite reports: Kellyanne Conway could not give a decision about 14-year-old Barron Trump returning to school in the fall, citing that it’s President Donald Trump and Melania Trump’s “personal decision” to let him go or not. During a gaggle on the White House driveway Friday morning, Conway was asked if Trump would be sending Barron back to school amid his …

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Pompeo: NYT’s Report On Slavery Is “Marxist Slander”

The Washington Examiner reports: The New York Times’s 1619 Project is an attack on “the American way of life” that aligns with the Chinese Communist Party, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. “They want you to believe Marxist ideology that America is only the oppressors and the oppressed,” Pompeo said Thursday at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. “The …

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Fox Host Breaks Into Trump’s Lies With Fact Checks

“I do want to clarify a couple of things he said, that no president in history has cut regulations as much as he has. That is true. But the president just mischaracterized the regulations that were added under Barack Obama — they were largely financial related.” “You might recall we had this little thing called the financial meltdown and much …

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Trump Employs Red And Blue Trucks To Symbolize The “Weight” He’s Lifted Off Regulations, Lies Many Times

Breitbart slobbers in their usual fashion: President Donald Trump on Thursday at the White House promoted his successful push to dramatically reducing the regulatory burden on American industry. The president appeared on the South Lawn of the White House with a backdrop display of two Chevrolet trucks, one blue truck weighed down with weights symbolizing the regulatory burden, another red …

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Stone Signs Commutation Papers Live On Infowars

Media Matters reports: During the July 14 edition of The Alex Jones Show, Stone joined Infowars head Alex Jones, a conspiracy theorist perhaps most notorious for repeatedly claiming that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting was a hoax. During the episode, Stone said he was “going to do something very historic now, right here on the air on …

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McEnany: “Science Should Not Stand In The Way” Of Sending Kids Back To School, “Science Is On Our Side”

CNN reports: White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany reiterated that President Trump supports opening schools fully, without any kind of remote learning in the fall, and she argued “science should not stand in the way” of that goal. “The science is on our side here,” she added. Many experts worry about returning to classrooms not necessarily because of the risk …

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Mary Trump’s Book Sells 950K Copies On First Day

Deadline reports: Simon & Schuster said that Mary Trump’s new book set a sales record for the publisher, selling a total of 950,000 copies through Tuesday, its first day of release. The publisher said that the sales figure includes pre-orders and first day sales of print books, ebooks and e-audiobooks. The company also ordered a 14th printing of the book …

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Trump Posts Oval Office Commercial For Goya Foods

The New York Daily News reports: The first family’s all in on Goya. President Trump used the Resolute Desk as a veritable platter for Goya products on Wednesday after his daughter stoked outrage by promoting the food brand on her official government Twitter account amid calls for a boycott over its CEO’s support of the president. In a photo posted …

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BREAKING: Trump Replaces His Campaign Manager

The New York Times reports: President Trump is shaking up his re-election team with less than four months until November’s vote, replacing his campaign manager, Brad Parscale, in an acknowledgment of the president’s diminished standing in nearly all public and private polling since the spring. Mr. Parscale, who was named campaign manager unusually early, in February 2018, will step out …

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Trump: “Many People Feel Testing Is A Trap” [VIDEO]

Mediaite reports: Speaking with CBS’ Catherine Herridge, the president stood behind his Monday morning retweet of former game show host Chuck Woolery — who claimed that “everyone” is lying about the virus for political purposes. Herridge confronted Trump about the mixed messaging resulting from his retweet. “You understand this is confusing for the public,” Herridge said. “No,” Trump said, interjecting. …

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Trump Claims He’s Willing To Rehire Michael Flynn

Politico reports: President Donald Trump said today that he would welcome retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn back into his administration now that the former national security adviser’s legal troubles are on the verge of receding. The president’s comments come as Trump and his allies have worked to lionize Flynn as a victim of “deep state” investigations. Trump lavished praise on …

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WH Claims Peter Navarro’s Op-Ed Was Unsanctioned

Is anybody really buying this? The White House on Wednesday distanced itself from an op-ed by trade adviser Peter Navarro questioning the credibility of Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious diseases expert. “The Peter Navarro op-ed didn’t go through normal White House clearance processes and is the opinion of Peter alone,” White House director of strategic communications Alyssa Farah tweeted. …

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Lincoln Project: Do You Trust The Dope Or The Doctor?

The Hill reports: The Lincoln Project, a Republican anti-Trump super PAC, asks viewers in an ad released Wednesday whether they trust President Trump or Anthony Fauci as the nation’s top infections disease expert comes under attack from administration officials. The ad’s narrator praises Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, calling him an “American hero” …

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Niece: Trump Is “Utterly Incapable Of Leading” [VIDEO]

Politico reports: President Donald Trump’s niece has one word of advice for her uncle: “Resign.” Mary Trump issued the direct call to her uncle during an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that aired Tuesday night, her first time speaking out about her new tell-all book. “If you’re in the Oval Office today, what would you say to him?” Stephanopoulos asked …

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Testing Czar Rejects Trump’s Attack: “None Of Us Lie”

Politico reports: “Look, we may occasionally make mistakes based on the information we have, but none of us lie. We are completely transparent with the American people,” the Trump administration’s coronavirus testing czar Brett Giroir told NBC’s “Today” show. Giroir’s remarks came after Trump retweeted a message Monday from Chuck Woolery, the conservative former game show host, who wrote online: …

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Court Rules Trump’s Niece Is Free To Discuss Her Book

NPR reports: A New York judge late Monday lifted a restraining order against Mary Trump, niece of President Trump, that had prevented her from speaking publicly about her new tell-all book, Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man. The Trump family had tried to block both Mary Trump and her publisher from releasing …

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Trump: Radicals Have “Scared Fox Into Submission”

Mediaite reports: President Donald Trump attacked Fox News on Twitter Monday, calling the network a “disaster” after he spent his morning watching Fox and Friends and tweeting out segments from the network. Earlier that morning, Trump took to Twitter to quote a Fox and Friends segment that claimed the number of registered Republican voters has gone up while Democrat numbers …

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Rudy Giuliani Admits Trump Is No Longer Under Audit

The Daily Beast reports: After telling Fox News host Maria Bartiromo that he thought the Supreme Court ruling that the president must turn over his financial records to New York investigators was “terribly decided,” Giuliani said, “They have no reason to believe that there is anything wrong with his tax returns. All these tax returns have by and large—maybe not …

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WaPo’s Tally Of Trump’s Lies Surpasses 20,000 Mark

The Washington Post reports: It took President Trump 827 days to top 10,000 false and misleading claims in The Fact Checker’s database, an average of 12 claims a day. But on July 9, just 440 days later, the president crossed the 20,000 mark — an average of 23 claims a day over a 14-month period, which included the events leading …

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