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17 Mar 2017 – White House cites satire column to tout budget in official newsletter

The White House included a satirical column in its list of news stories meant to promote Trump agenda — apparently ignoring the fact that the column actually [attacks] Trump’s new budget. Friday’s edition of the “1600 Daily” highlighted a Washington Post article by humorist Alexandra Petri with a deceptively positive title: “Trump’s budget makes perfect sense and will

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18 Feb 2017 – Trump cites a nonexistent incident in Sweden during his rally on Saturday

President Donald Trump cited a nonexistent incident in Sweden while talking about the relationship between terror attacks and refugees around the world during a rally in Melbourne, Florida, on Saturday. “You look at what’s happening in Germany. You look at what’s happening last night in Sweden … Sweden … who would believe this? Sweden, they

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