General Election 2019 Stat Checks: Week Two

The second week of campaigning featured many questionable claims.

In the second week of campaigning for the 2019 General Election, there were many questionable claims — which this article examines.

Low Trust

Claim: Trust in politicians is at an all-time low.
Rating: False.
Reasoning: As part of a video for campaigning group Momentum, Ash Sarkar claimed:

And with trust in…