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During Donald Trump's fiery speech in May announcing his candidacy, one of his targets was the Ford Motor Company, which announced in April that it would build two production plants in Mexico.

Trump said, as president, he'd slap 35% tariffs on all vehicles and parts that Ford brings into the U.S., if the automaker goes ahead with the plants.

In August of this year, Ford pickup trucks that were previously built in Mexico began rolling off an assembly line in Ohio.

Trump wasted no time taking credit:

There's just one major problem: the decision was made in 2011, as pointed out by Third Base Politics.

The Morning Journal reported on Dec. 6, 2011:

Ford Motor Co. received a tax incentive that could retain 1,400 jobs and maintain operations at its Ohio Assembly Plant for the next 18 years, according to a deal with the Ohio Tax Credit Authority.

Gov. John R. Kasich will join Ford Vice President of North American Manufacturing Jim Tetreault and Ohio Assembly Plant Manager Alex Maciag at a press conference today at 9:30 a.m.

The announcement, which will take place at Ford Motor Co.'s Ohio Assembly Plant's administrative Building in Sheffield Lake, will include information about Ford's investment commitment and future product plans for the plant.

It appears that Trump may have been confused by a recent article from CNN Money reporting that production had begun in Ohio in August; again, as a result of the 2011 deal.

There's one other problem with Trump's claim: Ford hasn't cancelled its plans to invest $2.5 billion in transmission plants in the Mexican states of Chihuahua and Guanajuato.

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