Monday, October 20th, 2014

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.

  • True8 (%)(8)
  • Mostly True3 (%)(3)
  • Half True7 (%)(7)
  • Mostly False2 (%)(2)
  • False2 (%)(2)
  • Pants on Fire2 (%)(2)

Recent statements involving Bill Clinton

Recent stories featuring Bill Clinton

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.
 

Democrats make case for Obama re-election

The Democrats wrapped up their convention Thursday night in Charlotte with President Barack Obama making his case for four more years on the job.

Prior to the president’s culminating speech, PolitiFact, PolitiFact Georgia and the AJC Truth-O-Meter tested some claims made by former President Bill Clinton and political leaders during convention appearances.

We will complete a full fact-check of claims made by Obama in Saturday’s paper, and a roundup of claims made throughout the convention on Sunday.

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