US President Donald Trump has once again made a false claim, declaring that he has signed more bills into law than any of his predecessors and praising his own performance as president.
Speaking on Wednesday at West Palm Beach, Florida, Trump also claimed credit for the stock market hitting record highs and touted his administration’s work to roll back government regulations and cut taxes.
“We have signed more legislation than anybody,” Trump said, as he visited firefighters and paramedics near his Florida golf club.
“We have more legislation passed, including — the record was [former President] Harry Truman a long time ago, and we broke that record, so we got a lot done,” Trump said.
An analysis by GovTrack, a website that tracks bills in Congress, shows that Trump has signed the fewest bills into law at this point than any president in more than 60 years, back to Dwight Eisenhower.
However, an analysis by a website that…