An eat-your-veggies kind of claim
$29 is what "families on SNAP (i.e. food stamps) have to live on for a week."
on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
An exaggeration coupled with fuzzy words
Says Hillary Clinton "erased all of her emails even though they were subject to recall and review by Congress."
on Sunday, April 12th, 2015
No paper trail
"Obama has been sending taxpayer dollars, at least $350,000 to fund anti-Likud, anti-Netanyahu groups in Israel for (the) election."
on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
A misfire on both targets
Under New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, homicides are up by 20 percent, and subway delays have soared 45 percent.
on Monday, March 23rd, 2015
All aboard the post-election walk-back tour!
Says Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "didn't change his position" on a two-state solution.
— PolitiFact National
on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
More than zero, even allowing for hyperbole
There was "just about zero press coverage" of the 2007 Bush White House email controversy.
on Sunday, March 15th, 2015
One point in a long list of issues
Said former U.S. Ambassador to Kenya Scott Gration "was forced to resign two years ago because of his personal use of emails."
on Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
Leaves most ammo alone
Says "President Obama is using executive actions to impose gun control on the nation, targeting the top-selling rifle in the country ... with a ban on one of the most-used" assault rifle bullets.
on Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Happy, happy, happy -- to correct the record
According to the CDC, "110 million Americans now have a sexually transmitted illness."
A picture in need of 1,000 words
"ISIS lures women with kittens, nutella."
on Thursday, February 19th, 2015
An old claim a reader asked us to look into
Says Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has an "immigrant family background."
on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Vast majority share last name
"A married couple that" use the same last name "is rarer and rarer in our country."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Friday, February 13th, 2015
An extrapolation based on limited data
"Every year in the United States between 3,000 and 4,500 severe vaccine reactions are reported to the Centers for Disease Control. Not mild reactions. Severe reactions that land somebody in the hospital, the intensive care unit or cause a permanent disability or death."
on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
On this, Obama measures up
Says President Barack Obama is "not paying women equally by his own measures in his own White House."
on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
A reach to call it support
The Obama administration "supported Muslim allies trying to establish a new international blasphemy standard."
on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Oh, baby, baby, how are we supposed to know?
"The name Frank has risen in popularity by 20 percent" since the debut of 'House of Cards' on Netflix.
on Monday, January 12th, 2015
Land of oil sands long 'unlocked'
"Keystone means unlocking the Canadian tar sands."
— PolitiFact National
on Sunday, January 11th, 2015
Case of he said, they may have said
"There have even been Republican congressmen who have said, ‘If you give us more money we don't know where we would even put additional Border Patrol agents.’ "
on Thursday, January 8th, 2015
On the edge maybe, but no violations
"We've caught Iran cheating on the interim (nuclear) deal."
on Wednesday, December 31st, 2014