Sen. Tim Scott’s presidential announcement speech
Sen. Tim Scott announced he’s running for the Republican nomination for president on Monday, setting up a challenge to former President Donald Trump, the current frontrunner.
The South Carolina Republican laid out his vision for America and hit President Joe Biden for the state of the country.
While much of his speech was factual, here is a fact check of a few of the misleading claims Scott made during his announcement.
Scott said that the “share of working-age men choosing to work is the lowest it has ever been.”
Facts First: The rate of...