White House defends Trump after AP report on homeless vet

The White House defended President Donald Trump on Friday after an Associated Press report that he stretched the truth in his State of the Union account of a formerly homeless veteran who turned his life around with a job at a company that is taking advantage of Opportunity Zone tax breaks. The AP report found that construction worker Tony Rankins, who was introduced to a standing ovation at the State of the Union, doesn’t work at a site taking advantage of the breaks and has never done so. In fact, the hotel renovation job that he credits …read more

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