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Trump & The Truth / A discussion #1116441

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Three examples of President Trump's "alternative facts" introduced: the tax plan, the health care plan & his praise of his accomplishments in office. [TRUMP - says the tax plan will protect the middle class, not the wealthy or me.] Trump's 2005 tax form that was released cited. [Yesterday, TRUMP - says we have the votes on the Graham-Cassidy health plan but are up against a deadline & {Senator Thad Cochran} is recovering from a sad situation.] What Senator Lindsey Graham said about the health care vote quoted. How no major bills have been signed by Trump noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's "The Art of the Deal" co-author Tony Schwartz† & "New York Times" reporter Maggie Haberman about Trump & the truth. [SCHWARTZ - offers views on "truthful hyperbole' & Trump's view of the truth, how evidence suggests Trump is "just crazy" & delusional, what Erich Fromm said about a "marketing personality," the "Stockholm syndrome" for those around Trump.] [HABERMAN - offer views on how he does not have a core ideology, but will say what it takes to get through the next ten minutes, how there are certain realities in government {like Tom Price}.]

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