Click on the ruling to see all of Public Safety's statements for that ruling.
Claims of success don't hold up under science, investigations
"I can tell you that the enhanced interrogation techniques that have since been banned by this administration — specifically waterboarding — work."
— PolitiFact Florida
Distorted by missing context
Says North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers was the only Republican to vote against "an amendment to prioritize the deportation of sexual criminals who are illegal immigrants."
— PolitiFact North Carolina
Who really knows the real ratio?
"There are more than twice as many (crisis pregnancy centers) as there are legitimate abortion providers in the United States."
Claim riddled with exaggeration
Germany "is crime-riddled right now" because of migration to Europe.
— PolitiFact National
But then there's the DCYF
"You’re in more trouble if you leave your pet in the car than if you leave your child in the car."
— PolitiFact Rhode Island
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