All statements involving John McCain
"Sen. Obama has never taken on his party leaders on a single major issue."
"The McCain campaign is roughly in the position where Vice President Gore was running against President Bush one week before the election of 2000."
"Obama raises taxes on seniors (and) hard-working families to give welfare to those who pay none."
"We are within the margin of error."
Barack Obama said "people making less than $250,000 would benefit from his plan" then said "if you're a family making less than $200,000, you'll benefit."
"Fidel (Castro) has made his preferences known in the campaign and had some very unkind things to say about me."
"Obama says Iran is a 'tiny' country, 'doesn't pose a serious threat.'"
If parents "don't have health insurance that Senator Obama wants them to have (for their children), they will be fined."
On supporting the Supreme Court abortion decision Roe v. Wade
"Sen. Obama's campaign announced that he's choosing his cabinet."
Between 40 and 50 percent of tax filers do not owe any income tax.
In 1992, Barack Obama directed "Project Vote - an arm of ACORN that also encouraged voter registration."
Barack Obama was "a trial attorney for ACORN."
If you're a small business and don't "adopt the health care plan that Senator Obama mandates, he's going to fine you."
"Congressman John Lewis, an American hero, made allegations that Sarah Palin and I were somehow associated with ... the worst chapter in American history. ... And, Senator Obama, you didn't repudiate those remarks."
"Obama said he would unilaterally renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement."
"He voted twice for a budget resolution that increases the taxes on individuals making $42,000 a year."
On the economic troubles of 2008, "really the match that lit this fire was Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac."
"The Democrats in the Senate and some members of Congress defended what Fannie and Freddie were doing. They resisted any change."
"(Bill) Ayers and Obama ran a radical education foundation together."
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: