In an effort to reset his troubled presidential campaign, Donald Trump gave a prepared speech to the Detroit Economic Club, an important venue for major economic addresses. Here’s a guide to 16 of the more fact-challenged assertions made by the GOP nominee. As is our practice, we do not award Pinocchios in speech round-ups.
This is ridiculously false — something that earned Trump a “Pants on Fire” from our friends at PolitiFact three days ago. It is appalling that it still turns up in a prepared speech.
21:39 State Department Pimping Out Mar-A-Lago As ‘Winter White House’11
05:15 James Comey’s Fear of Everyone—Except Democrats—Helped Donald Trump Upset Hillary Clinton17
04:03 Nearing 100 days, Trump’s approval at record lows but his base is holding14
20:18 Trump promises to release more details of his tax plan on Wednesday20