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Vox ‘Fact-Checks’ SOTU – See Their Weird Conclusions

Fact-checkers from the mainstream media were out in force after President Trump’s State of the Union speech, and some of their contributions appear to be unbound by reality. Vox “fact-checked” seven of Trump’s statements and found problems with all of them. To Trump’s claim that black unemployment is the lowest ever recorded, Vox admitted it […]
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