fact check: Did Trump help Rescuers in live Harvey flood Victims
As claimed in the viral Image of President Donald Trump involved in a live rescue operation of the Harvey flood victim.
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Doctored image of President Donald Trump involved in the live Harley rescue operation is doing the rounds.
A doctored photograph appears to show the President on a raft in Texas saving a flood victim.
In the days following Hurricane Harvey, which caused catastrophic flooding in southeast Texas in late August 2017, an image began circulating online that appeared to show President Donald Trump leaning over the side of a raft, reaching out to a stranded flood victim.
Tellingly, the President is pictured wearing a suit and no life vest — an unlikely scenario in a dangerous flood. Presidents also generally do not personally take part in rescue operations after disasters.
Viral Message Verification – The Information floating all over the internet of the topper is fake.
The image, unsurprisingly, is digitally altered. The Original image can be found at the site breitbart. The actual pictures shows three rescuers reaching out to help a man clinging to a chain link fence out of the water.
President Donald Trumph never went in live rescue operation. This is a fake digitally altered mage doint the rounds. He did not go out on floodwaters to rescue victims or meet any rescuers or victims, or even the Mayor of Houston...