Statements about History

Ché Guevara "wrote extensively about the superiority of white Europeans over people of African descent."

"Agriculture has always required a significant workforce from abroad."

"Jeb Bush recently noted, Reagan himself would have been too moderate, too reasonable for today's GOP."

Says he could be "the first president in modern history to be outspent."

Say water fluoridation started in Nazi Germany ghettos and death camps to pacify the Jews.

"This is the first time in the history that we've had the raising of a debt limit also with spending cuts."

Regulations are an "endemic weakness in government -- so old that Thomas Jefferson listed this problem among his charges against the King of England in the Declaration of Independence."

"This is the first time a party has picked up multiple seats during a regular election since the mid 1980s, making this the largest majority of any party in more than 25 years."

"We're the only system of federalism in the world."

"We will be the first party to elect a bald guy to governor."

How to contact us:

We want to hear your suggestions and comments. For tips or comments on our campaign promise database, please e-mail the Obameter. If you are commenting on a specific promise, please include the promise number. For comments about our Truth-O-Meter or Flip-O-Meter items, please e-mail the Truth-O-Meter. We’re especially interested in seeing any chain e-mails you receive that you would like us to check out. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.

Browse the The Truth-O-MeterTM:
Browse The Obameter:

Keep up to date with Politifact National: