Donald Trump Said His Administration Created "Over 4 Million" New Jobs Since He Was Elected
Type: Seeks AffirmationSep 06 2018 Severity: About: Jobs
President Trump attended a rally to support Matt Rosendale, a candidate for the Montana Senate. Later in the speech, Trump inflated the number of jobs created during the 19 months of his presidency by including numbers from three months when he was not yet president. At the time of his speech, the monthly rate of job growth was less than the last 19 months of Obama's presidency.
Quote | He inflated the number of jobs created since he was sworn in.
"We've created over 4 million new jobs since the election,” Trump said at a Montana rally.