PolitiFact: Trump wrong about noncitizens voting

PolitiFact staff
Published: 10/28/2016 3:10:19 AM

During a rally in Cleveland, Ohio on Oct. 22, Donald Trump said, “14 percent of noncitizens are registered to vote.”

Our ruling

Trump said, “14 percent of noncitizens are registered to vote.”

Trump is citing a study that has been refuted by the experts who actually gathered the underlying data. Trump’s remark references an unreliable data point that uses a small sample size to represent an entire population.

We rate Trump’s claim False.

To read the full fact check, go to politifact.com.


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