Click on the ruling to see all of Urban's statements for that ruling.
Only for federal abortion funding
Says House Republicans "tried to change the definition of rape."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
Yes, but it may be unconstitutional anyway
Says House Republicans rejected a straightforward measure that would prevent members of Congress and the president from being paid during a government shutdown.
— PolitiFact National
A board advises but doesn't dictate
Health care reform "establishes a new board of federal bureaucrats (the 'Health Benefits Advisory Committee') to dictate the health plans that all individuals must purchase."
Depends on your definition of "federal dollars."
Health care reform "requires the use of federal dollars to fund abortions through the government-run health plan."
The study had a few exceptions
Research shows the employer mandate in the House health reform bill would "place millions 'at substantial risk of unemployment' — with minority workers losing their jobs at twice the rate of their white counterparts."
© 2016 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
1100 Connecticut Ave. NW • Suite 440 • Washington, DC 20036 • 202-463-0571
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701
About PolitiFact | Contact Us | Advertise