‘Whoppers’ and Promises: FactCheck.org Reviews Trump’s 100 Days

    FactCheck.org has examined President Trump’s first 100 days and, in separate stories, recaps Trump’s misleading and false statements, and delivers a scorecard on the 28 promises in his “100-day action plan to Make America Great Again.”

    In 100 Days of Whoppers, the nonpartisan fact-checking site presents a chronological, day-to-day list of Trump’s misstatements, questionable claims, exaggerations and falsehoods. FactCheck.org also released a video version (seen below).

    “Donald Trump — whom we crowned the ‘King of Whoppers’ when he was a long-shot candidate in 2015 — has held true to form during his first 100 days as president of the United States,” FactCheck.org said. At that time, “we said: ‘He stands out not only for the sheer number of his factually false claims, but also for his brazen refusals to admit error when proved wrong.’ And Trump is no different as president.” Among the claims examined are:

    In the story ‘100-Day Action Plan’ Scorecard, FactCheck.org, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, writes that Trump “has kept some promises [and] broken a few,” and that many “are still a work in progress.” Among them, FactCheck.org finds that Trump: