Clinton, among others, has been much more transparent
Says his campaign has released his past tax returns.
Almost 20 million white Americans in poverty
"When you're white ... you don't know what it's like to be poor."
Even Republicans are warming
"Not one Republican has the guts to recognize that climate change is real."
Initial version of the ad clearly said, 'Endorsed by'
Says a Sanders campaign ad "never said ... a newspaper endorsed us that did not."
Supported, but not endorsed
Says he was endorsed by the Valley News newspaper.
— PolitiFact New Hampshire
Cherry picking polling data
"Almost all of the polls that have come out suggest that I am a much stronger candidate against the Republicans than is Hillary Clinton."
Doesn't add up
The Koch Brothers are "spending more money than either the Democratic or Republican parties" in the 2016 elections.
— PolitiFact Virginia
Not true now (or in 2009)
"We spend almost twice as much per capita on health care as do the people of any other country."
Privatize, not abolish
"(Texas Republicans) believe in abolishing Social Security, abolishing V.A. health care."
Americans work longer than most, but not all
"We now work the longest hours of any people around the world."
Eye-popping stat that isn't accurate
"Last year, ExxonMobil made $19 billion in profit. Guess what. They paid zero in taxes. They got a $156 million refund from the IRS."
As long as Canada, Norway, Switzerland, Austria and others aren't "nations on Earth"
"We spend twice as much per capita on health care as any other nation on Earth."
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