AP FACT CHECK: Biden skews figures on border, taxes, more
March 25, 2021
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday misstated the reality at the U.S.-Mexico border when he asserted that “nothing has changed” when it comes to the number of children coming to the United States since his predecessor, Donald Trump, was in office. The numbers are up since Biden became president on Jan. 20.
In his first presidential news conference, Biden also offered a misleading account of who's getting the most benefits from the Trump tax cuts.
A look at Biden's remarks:
BIDEN, asked about the increase in immigrant children crossing the border: “Truth of t...