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‘Trump continued his dishonesty blitz’: CNN calls out the president — and lists his 60 Minutes lies

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Donald Trump on "60 Minutes." (Screengrab).

President Donald Trump was called out by CNN for misleading voters during his contentious “60 Minutes” interview that aired Sunday evening on CBS.

“President Donald Trump continued his dishonesty blitz in an interview with Lesley Stahl of ’60 Minutes.’ An edited version of the interview aired on CBS Sunday night. Trump released the full 38-minute interview on Facebook on Thursday, pre-empting the network because he said he was unhappy with Stahl’s questioning,” CNN fact-checker Daniel Dale reported after the interview aired.

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“Despite Stahl’s persistent efforts to challenge him, Trump made false or misleading claims about several topics on which he has been frequently deceptive in recent months — most notably the coronavirus pandemic,” he explained. “We counted at least 16 false or misleading claims in the extended footage Trump posted, 10 of them pandemic-related.”

Trump mislead voters on the topics of COVID-19 testing, whether we have turned the corner on the coronavirus pandemic, Tony Fauci, the lack of masks at his MAGA rallies, locking up Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, job creation, the coronavirus death toll, Trump’s travel restrictions, Biden’s health care plans, Obamacare, Trump’s lack of a health care plan, the suburbs, suburban women, and conspiracy theories about his campaign being spied upon.

He also mislead about lockdowns in Michigan, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina.

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Melania Trump’s memoir plans set off an avalanche of brutal title suggestions

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News from Page Six that first lady Melania Trump is planning on writing a memoir about her time in the White House set off an all too predictable flood of title suggestions on social media that were equal parts brutal and hilarious.

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Trump is ‘utterly bonkers’: Experts weigh in on bombshell WaPo deep-dive on Trump’s post-election meltdown

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Republican’s own standing in Congress now in doubt — did his voter fraud lawsuit backfire?

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A Republican congressman from Pennsylvania has cast doubt on his own legitimacy to serve in Congress with his failed lawsuit attempting to overturn the 2020 election results.

Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) attempted to have the courts block certification of the 2020 election results, but his effort was rejected by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Saturday.

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