Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Bill Clinton's file

Clinton

Democrat from Arkansas

Bill Clinton was president of the United States from 1993 to 2001. He is married to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a possible 2016 presidential candidate.

Clinton's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Clinton's statements for that ruling.

  • True9 (%)(9)
  • Mostly True5 (%)(5)
  • Half True8 (%)(8)
  • Mostly False3 (%)(3)
  • False2 (%)(2)
  • Pants on Fire2 (%)(2)

Recent statements involving Bill Clinton

Recent stories featuring Bill Clinton

Back to the 1990s: Fact-checking Whitewater

Bill Clinton recently said Hillary Clinton was cleared in the Whitewater investigations during his presidency, and the same thing would happen with more recent controversies. We looked back to see if he was portraying the history of Whitewater accurately.

 

Bobby Jindal on the Truth-O-Meter

• Deflategate and the limits of science

• Fact-checking the South Carolina Confederate battle flag controversy

Were the Clintons 'dead broke' when they left the White House? PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

Hillary Clinton told an interviewer she and husband Bill were "dead broke" when they left the White House. Is that true? PolitiFact Oregon's Roundup includes a look.

Giving thanks for True statements

As you prepare to break bread, we break down 10 statements from the past year that we found to be topical, entertaining or both. They all earned a True rating on the Truth-O-Meter.

Testing Obamacare on the Truth-O-Meter

The Affordable Care Act reaches a milestone on Oct. 1, 2013, when health insurance marketplaces that were set up as part of the law begin enrolling people.

Many claims on both sides of the political aisle have been made about President Barack Obama’s signature legislative accomplishment, which has been implemented in phases since becoming law in March 2010.   

 

Julián Castro echoes Clinton

Castro tracks Clinton about job gains on Obama's watch.