Miriam Valverde

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Miriam Valverde is a staff writer at PolitiFact.

Email: immigration@politifact.com

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In context: The Winston Churchill and MLK busts

President Donald Trump has placed a bust of Winston Churchill back in the White House, a fixture during George W. Bush' years in office and absent during Barack Obama's administration. As news emerged of Winston's bust finding its way back to the president's office, confusion rose on the bust of another famous leader: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Fact-checking Donald Trump's inaugural address

President Donald Trump delivered a 16-minute inaugural address that emphasized his populist campaign themes, promising to drain the Washington swamp and revitalize manufacturing and the middle class.

Donald Trump's inaugural address: annotated

Donald Trump's inaugural address: annotated

Democratic senator: Fixes to immigration system might already be on the books

Gen. John Kelly addressed questions about visa waiver program during his Jan. 10, 2017, Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of Homeland Security.

The Trump-O-Meter: Tracking 102 promises made by Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump promised coal jobs in West Virginia and manufacturing jobs in Michigan. He said he would fix the inner city of Baltimore and the airports in New York. He said he would cut taxes and grow the military. Create paid family leave and balance the budget.

Recap of Rex Tillerson's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state

An overview of Rex Tillerson's senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state.

Fact-checking Donald Trump's first press conference as president-elect

Donald Trump held his first press conference in 168 days at Trump Tower in New York City on Jan. 11, 2017.

The Jeff Sessions confirmation hearings, Day 1

The rundown on the first day of Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing

In context: “Dreamers” and background checks

Republian Congressman Steve King suggests some "Dreamers" include drug smugglers, and that they also qualify for deportation relief program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

PolitiFact Sheet: Donald Trump’s immigration plan

Donald Trump, elected to serve as the 45th president of the United States, gained many supporters due to his hard-line immigration stance. Here is his immigration plan outlined during the campaign season.