Donald Trump Falsely Claimed He's Signed More Legislation Than "Anybody"
Type: Repeated LiesDec 27 2017 Severity: About: Laws Passed
Donald Trump continues to falsely claim he's passed more legislation than any other President at this point in his tenure, this time claiming that he's passed more legislation than "anybody" during a visit to firefighters in West Palm Beach, Florida. The fact of the matter is that Donald Trump has signed the fewest number of bills into law of any first-year president dating all the way back to Dwight Eisenhower.
Quote | It is not true that Trump has passed more legislation than other Presidents.
"You know, one of the things that people don’t understand — we have signed more legislation than anybody,” the president said in remarks to roughly four dozen first responders at a firehouse in West Palm Beach, Florida. “We broke the record of Harry Truman."