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AP FACT CHECK: Trump on taxes

President Donald Trump headed to North Dakota to discuss his tax overhaul plans Wednesday, but not all of his speech lined up with the facts about the tax code and the state of the U.S. economy.

Trump says he intends to cut taxes by the most since 1981, but the White House still hasn't released a plan with numbers to support the claim. Nor do most economists say that Trump's presence at the White House has suddenly caused growth to accelerate as he suggested in the speech.

Here is a look at Trump's claims and the facts:

TRUMP: "This is a major, major tax cut. The biggest since Ronald Reagan."

THE FACTS: Trump has long bragged about the size of his tax...

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