Better late than never: Politifact says Rafael Cruz not man in photo with Lee Harvey Oswald

Better late than never: Politifact says Rafael Cruz not man in photo with Lee Harvey Oswald
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On Tuesday morning, Donald Trump angered many when he repeated the National Enquirer’s claim that a photo places Ted Cruz’s father with Lee Harvey Oswald just before the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy.

Fox News’ Sean Hannity also let Trump repeat the claim as though it were true.

Politifact, however, said it ran a facial recognition scan on the grainy black-and-white photo in question, and the man next to Oswald is not Cruz.

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Between this and other outlets that have debunked the crazy theory, it should be clear by now that Cruz played no role in the murder of JFK.

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