Fact check: Trump made at least 20 false or misleading claims at ABC town hall
He responded to a series of tough questions from Pennsylvania voters, and some more from moderator George Stephanopoulos, much like he responds to easy questions from his favorite conservative television hosts — with a barrage of dishonesty.
Trump made at least 20 false or misleading claims over the hour-and-a-half event, according to our preliminary count.
Here is a list.
Downplaying the virus
Trump was asked why he downplayed the coronavirus. He responded, “Well, I didn’t downplay it. I actually — in many ways I up-played it in terms of action.”