Smith as victim?
Texas Liberty PAC
Says Lamar Smith "sponsored the bill that funded Obamacare."
Touts women for other reasons
American Life League
Girl Scouts USA’s curriculum "promotes Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, Betty Friedan, founder of NARAL Prochoice, and other pro-abortion women as icons for our children to emulate."
"John Cornyn backed his pal David Dewhurst" for the U.S. Senate over Ted Cruz.
Free to speak
For "the past year, I was censored" and muzzled.
But 52% more folks used just 21% more water
San Antonio has seen "67% growth" in water customers "in the last 25 years, 0% more water used."
Gohmert, Stockman have been heard about
"In every poll," John Cornyn "always loses to any conservative the voters have heard about."
Just three years ago...
I am "the first Latina to run for governor of Texas."
List tracked surges in white residents
"78702 is the second-most gentrified ZIP code in the entire country."
Says she opposes most late-term abortions
Texas Right to Life
"Wendy Davis opposes any limits on abortion."
Except for three others
I am "the only candidate for lieutenant governor to oppose in-state tuition for illegal immigrants."
Not the only businessman in state office
"Soy ... el único official estatal quién es un hombre de negocios."
Rare, but there
Eddie Bernice Johnson
"Studies have shown that voter fraud is non-existent in Texas."
Law doesn’t prevent them now, and business owners still could
A proposed San Antonio ordinance will allow men into women’s restrooms in the city.
Here's your receipt for 35 tanks
Says U.N. arms treaty will mandate a "new international gun registry."
Agencies don't rank officeholders
"I am every year the No.1 pick of all of the law enforcement agencies within Texas."
All religions welcome
Says Houston National Cemetery is preventing Christian prayers from being said at military funerals.
More than 15 times less
Lone Star Project
Says Greg Abbott "converted over $1 million in federal grant money intended for use to prosecute online sexual predators and other cyber crimes and instead used it to harass and prosecute senior citizens who were assisting other senior citizens in applying for mail-in ballots."
Misinterprets verdict in San Antonio murder trial
Says in Texas "it's legal to shoot someone who's committing a ‘public nuisance’ under the cover of dark."
Heat of debate
Says less than half of 1 percent of all the Texas legislators who ever served draw "a benefit" from pensions tied to the salaries of state district judges.
Leticia Van de Putte
Says only about 250 Texans have been killed in action since 9/11.
© 2014 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
About PolitiFact | Contact Us | Advertise