Karl Rove's file:
Rove

Republican from Texas

Karl Rove is a former senior adviser and deputy chief of staff to President George W. Bush. He has worked as a commentator and political analyst for Fox News.

Recent statements involving Karl Rove

Says Hillary Clinton spent 30 days in the hospital in 2012 and appeared "wearing glasses that are only for people who have traumatic brain injury."  

After Russia went to war with Georgia in 2008, the U.S. sent a "very strong message" to Vladimir Putin by sending "warships to the Black Sea" and airlifting "combat troops that Georgia had in Afghanistan" back to Georgia.

Russian annexation of Crimea "removes a million residents of the Ukraine that have provided the margin of victory for (Viktor) Yanukovych, the pro-Moscow prime minister in his last election."

"The amount of attention paid this week to Chris Christie makes the coverage of Benghazi ... pale in significance."  

"Before President Obama acted in Libya in 2011, the American people were opposed to military action by 35 to 60. After he took action, they were in support of it 54 to 43."

Recent stories featuring Karl Rove

Rounding up our recent fact-checks of Hillary Clinton:

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton releases a new book next month. Here are our recent fact-checks of and about the potential 2016 contender.

Have U.S. troops ever been under foreign control?:

On Sean Hannity's show, Karl Rove said it had never happened. But we uncovered lots of examples over the last century, starting with the Boxer Rebellion.

The winter of discontent for Obama's poll numbers:

Conservative pundit Karl Rove says Obama's approval numbers are at a record low. The historic record supports that.

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