Outdated stats missed heroin surge
In America, "more people die from" prescription narcotic painkillers "than from heroin and cocaine combined."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Just say no!
"Every day, four North Carolinians die from a medication or drug overdose."
— PolitiFact North Carolina
on Thursday, April 13th, 2017
The No. 1 source of opium
"Afghanistan has more hectares (of opium poppies) planted today than they had before we started this war."
— PolitiFact Global News Service
on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Data is fairly fuzzy
"According to the FBI, Mexican drug cartels are working with 100,000 street gang members in Chicago alone."
— PolitiFact National
on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
Trump's own words back Newsom's claim
During his campaign for president, Donald Trump "committed to honoring states' rights when it comes to marijuana legalization."
— PolitiFact California
on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017