AP FACT CHECK: Trump on steel mills, clean air, NATO
August 5, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is seeing steels mills spring up where they aren't and cleaner air than his government is tracking in its records.
Over the past week, his comment that people need photo IDs to shop in stores displayed a misunderstanding of the marketplace obvious to any average shopper with cash or a credit card.
A sampling of comments by Trump and his officials, spanning NATO, the Russia investigation, environmental matters and more:
TRUMP, on air quality in the U.S.: "It's the best it's ever been." — Pennsylvania rally Thursday.
THE FACTS: Not true,...