28 Mayıs 2017 Pazar Breaking News                       Latest US News            New York

Heroic deed- Dog saves family from fire
WASHINGTON -- A claim by President Donald Trump from his speech to Congress and how it stacks up with the facts: Trump: "Since my election, Ford, Fiat-Chrysler, General Motors, Sprint, Softbank, Lockheed, Intel, Walmart and many others have announced that...

Trump claims credit for investments that predate him, including Intel's

WASHINGTON -- A claim by President Donald Trump from his speech to Congress and how it stacks up with the facts: Trump: "Since my election, Ford, Fiat-Chrysler, General Motors, Sprint, Softbank, Lockheed, Intel, Walmart and many others have announced that...

Trump claims credit for investments that predate him, including Intel's

WASHINGTON -- A claim by President Donald Trump from his speech to Congress and how it stacks up with the facts:

Trump: "Since my election, Ford, Fiat-Chrysler, General Motors, Sprint, Softbank, Lockheed, Intel, Walmart and many others have announced that they will invest billions of dollars in the United States and will create tens of thousands of new American jobs."

The facts: Many of the announcements reflect corporate decisions that predate Trump's presidential election, making it unlikely that his administration is the sole or even the primary reason for the expected hiring.

In the case of Intel, construction of the Chandler, Arizona, factory referred to by Trump actually began during Barack Obama's presidency. The project was delayed by insufficient demand for Intel's high-powered computer chips, but the company now expects to finish the factory within four years because it anticipates business growth.

Fact-checking Trump's address to Congress

Still, even as some companies create jobs, others are laying off workers. The best measure of whether more jobs are actually being created are the figures in the monthly employment reports issued by the Labor Department, which nets out those gains and losses. The department will issue its report for February, the first full month of Trump's term, on March 10.

-- The Associated Press 

Our editors found this article on this site using Google and regenerated it for our readers.

Breaking News Headlines

banner30
The most effective method to discover online news with monacart.com
The most effective method to discover online news with monacart.com
What is Google News?
What is Google News?
Is it Worth the 'Likes?' 3 Things Not to Do When Away on Vacation
Is it Worth the 'Likes?' 3 Things Not to Do When Away on Vacation
3 Facilities That Benefit the Most from Standby Power
3 Facilities That Benefit the Most from Standby Power
Researching the Potential of Your Business Idea
Researching the Potential of Your Business Idea
5 Ways to Incorporate Employee Feedback into Your Business Plan
5 Ways to Incorporate Employee Feedback into Your Business Plan
Requirements of Distribution ERP Software
Requirements of Distribution ERP Software
Could Cybercrime Sink Your Travel Plans?
Could Cybercrime Sink Your Travel Plans?
Concert Sampler for March 2-8: Tanya Tagaq is pick of the week | Toronto Star
Concert Sampler for March 2-8: Tanya Tagaq is pick of the week | Toronto Star
To she or not to she: Toronto stage productions reimagine Shakespeare with women in lead roles | Toronto Star
To she or not to she: Toronto stage productions reimagine Shakespeare with women in lead roles | Toronto Star
Wells Fargo cuts pay for CEO, other top executives
Wells Fargo cuts pay for CEO, other top executives
Uber CEO caught on video arguing over fares with driver
Uber CEO caught on video arguing over fares with driver
POLLS Results ALL
Who is the most powerful actor in Syria

banner31
Front Pages
  • The Sun
NEWS ARCHIVES