FACT CHECK: Trump Falsely Claims Historic Turnaround
By JOSH BOAK and CHRISTOPHER RUGABER
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump falsely claimed Friday he’s pulled off “an economic turnaround of historic proportions.”
Speaking at the White House after the government reported that the economy grew at an annual rate of 4.1 percent in the second quarter, Trump declared that the gains were sustainable and would only accelerate. Few economists outside the administration agree with this claim.
His remarks followed events Thursday in Iowa and Illinois, where Trump falsely repeated a claim that…
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