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PolitiFact California: Bipartisan Support For Border Wall?

Evan Vucci / AP Photo

In this July 23, 2013 file photo is Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Judiciary subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security hearing.

Evan Vucci / AP Photo

As President Trump attempts to drum up support for his proposed border wall, his colleagues argue he may have some unlikely advocates. Congressman Jeff Denham in a recent interview with NPR’s Rachel Martin suggested then Senators Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Chuck Schumer voted in favor of “border security.”

PolitiFact California reporter Chris Nichols fact checked the statement, and gives us his ruling. He also looked into a claim by Kevin De Leon following the Charlottesville attacks that right wing terrorism is on the rise in America.

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