Election day is less than two weeks away and, with any campaign, candidates make promises – and attacks.
But who’s more honest? Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?
Politifact is a widely-respected fact-checking team.
During the campaign they researched statements from both candidates and rated them from true to pants on fire false!
Of the 312 claims made by Donald Trump – Politifact found more than one-third of them were lies. 19% were mostly false. Another 18% of claims were found to be blatantly made up.
Politifact found just 29% of Trump’s claims to be at least half-true.
As for Hillary Clinton – Politifact found that the democrat was overwhelmingly truthful in her campaign claims.
Politifact rated 208 of Clinton’s 283 claims at least half true.
That’s 74%. Another 14% were mostly false.
Fact-checkers found 2% to be blatantly made up.
(© 2016 KYTX)