It wasn't perfect, but it did a lot
"President Obama's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (was) a fancy name for almost a trillion-dollar spending bill. The ARRA was supposed to fix our crumbling roads and bridges," but now, "we have absolutely nothing to show for it."
on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
GOP report paints different picture
"During the (Benghazi) attack, a stand-down order was given, and our troops were told to change their clothes four times."
— PolitiFact National
on Thursday, June 30th, 2016
67 percent of less than 1 percent of refugees
In 2013, the United States "accepted 67 percent of the world’s refugees."
on Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
Simple math, but slippery numbers
Taking all the money of the top 1 percent wouldn’t keep Medicare going for three years.
on Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Obama talks about it but hasn't scaled back THAT much
"Obama keeps talking about getting rid of all nuclear weapons. He’s already significantly reduced our capabilities there."
on Friday, July 17th, 2015
The proof isn't solid
As a senator, Hillary Clinton "actually paid female staffers a lot less than men."
on Thursday, May 21st, 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
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
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
On the edge maybe, but no violations
"We've caught Iran cheating on the interim (nuclear) deal."
on Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
Glosses over important protections even for terrorists
Terrorist detainees "were not covered by the Geneva Convention. They were unlawful combatants. And under those circumstances, they were not entitled to the normal kinds of courtesies and treatment."
on Sunday, December 14th, 2014
Government's best data is flawed
"In 2012, 123 African-Americans were shot dead by police. ... Same year, 326 whites were killed by police."
on Thursday, December 4th, 2014
No, but they are more reliable voters
"It is senior citizens, not Hispanics, who are the fastest-growing demographic in this country."
on Thursday, November 13th, 2014
99% are temporary
"There would be tens of thousands of jobs created" if President Barack Obama approved the Keystone XL pipeline.
on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
7 would be more accurate, maybe more
"We have four combat-ready brigades out of 40 in the U.S. Army."
on Monday, October 6th, 2014
This is speculation
Says President Barack Obama attacked potential terrorist targets in Syria in the middle of the night "to minimize terrorist casualties."
on Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Blaming the Fed is peculiar, economists say
"Over the last 40 years, real wage growth has been flatlined because of the policies of the Federal Reserve ... It was all driven by the Federal Reserve."
on Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
The kids started coming before the policy shift
Obama’s 2012 policy on younger immigrants "created these children coming across" the border.
on Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Reagan wanted to stay on the ranch
Compared to President Obama, "President Reagan rushed home from Santa Barbara vacation, from the Reagan ranch when the Korean jetliner was shot out of the air by the Russians."
on Monday, July 21st, 2014
A neutral term, at best
Redskins is "used historically" as "a term of respect."
on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014