AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts Biden's position on fracking
July 31, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump is routinely distorting Democratic rival Joe Biden's policy on fracking as he tries to transform it into a full-scale "disaster" for election battlegrounds.
Trump's latest iteration of his falsehood:
TRUMP: "Biden came out against fracking. Well, that means Texas is going to be one of the most unemployed states in our country. That means Oklahoma, North Dakota, New Mexico are going to be a disaster. Ohio, Pennsylvania — disaster. No fracking." — news conference Thursday.
THE FACTS: No, that's not Biden's position at all.
In a March 15 primar...