Were More People Deported Under the Obama Administration Than Any Other?

CLAIM

A record number of people were deported from the U.S. during Obama’s tenure as President.
RATING
TRUE!!!
ORIGIN

During the third and final presidential debate on 19 October 2016, Republican nominee Donald Trump remarked that President Barack Obama “has moved millions of people out … millions of people have been moved out of this country.” As of 2015, more than 2.5 million undocumented people had been deported by immigration authorities since President Obama took office in 2009, a total which is indeed record-setting. During the two terms of his predecessor, President George W. Bush, just over 2 million people were deported.

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