Donald Trump Retweeted False Claim That Undocumented Immigrants Get Thousands in Benefits

Donald Trump holding a teleconference at Camp David.By: Shealah Craighead
Type: Outright LiesNov 28 2018 Severity:
About: Immigration & Government Benefits
Donald Trump retweeted a claim that undocumented immigrants receive "up to $3,874 a month" in financial assistance from the Federal government, but if he took one second to fact-check the number, he would have realized that it originated from a report about the assistance a family of refugees living in Canada received from the Canadian government.

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