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PolitiFact Checks The State Of The Union

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President Donald Trump pauses as delivers his first State of the Union address Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Paul Ryan applaud.

Win McNamee/Pool via AP

President Trump delivered his first State of the Union Address last night with a focus on the economy and immigration. The PolitiFact National team followed the President’s speech closely for statements that seem questionable or raise intrigue.

PolitiFact California Reporter Chris Nichols kept an eye out for California specific fact checks, and a recent campaign ad by the President on immigration caught his attention. Nichols joins PolitiFact Editor Angie Holan for a look at last night’s speech. 

Chris Remington

Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

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