Fact-checking the 2016 GOP presidential candidates

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Donald Trump became the presumptive presidential nominee of the Republican Party on May 4, 2016. Below are the current Truth-O-Meter scorecards of those who ran, ranked by approximate finishing order. 

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Trump's statements by ruling

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Cruz

Ted Cruz

Republican from Texas

Cruz's statements by ruling

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Kasich

John Kasich

Republican from Ohio

Kasich's statements by ruling

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Rubio

Marco Rubio

Republican from Florida

Rubio's statements by ruling

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Carson's statements by ruling

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Bush

Jeb Bush

Republican from Florida

Bush's statements by ruling

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Paul

Rand Paul

Republican from Kentucky

Paul's statements by ruling

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Huckabee

Mike Huckabee

Republican from Arkansas

Huckabee's statements by ruling

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Fiorina

Carly Fiorina

Republican from California

Fiorina's statements by ruling

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Christie

Chris Christie

Republican from New Jersey

Christie's statements by ruling

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Santorum

Rick Santorum

Republican from Pennsylvania

Santorum's statements by ruling

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Jindal

Bobby Jindal

Republican from Louisiana

Jindal's statements by ruling

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Walker

Scott Walker

Republican from Wisconsin

Walker's statements by ruling

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Perry

Rick Perry

Republican from Texas

Perry's statements by ruling

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Graham

Lindsey Graham

Republican from South Carolina

Graham's statements by ruling

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Pataki

George Pataki

Republican from New York

Pataki's statements by ruling

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