High at the time, then a big drop
"When I was secretary of state, I had a very high approval rating."
The evidence has appeared
"We now do have evidence" that Donald Trump is being used as a recruiting tool for terrorists.
Slightly more, but more
"I earned more votes in the state of Wisconsin than Donald Trump did in New York."
A Fox News town hall excluded
In nine Democratic debates, "We've not had one question about a woman's right to make her own decisions about reproductive health care, not one question."
All pain, little gain
When it comes to fighting terrorism, "Another thing we know that does not work, based on lots of empirical evidence, is torture."
Bernie takes the crown
"Bernie Sanders passed more roll call amendments in a Republican Congress than any other member."
The data backs him up
"According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 120 Americans on average die from a drug overdose every day. Overall, drug overdose deaths now outnumber deaths from firearms."
Widely shared Democratic graphic is accurate
"Six justices" on the U.S. Supreme Court have been "confirmed in presidential election years since 1912."
The CDC data adds up
"Gun violence is by far the leading cause of death for young African American men, outstripping the next nine causes of death combined."
A kinder, gentler Cruz
"More than once, I've actually had a conversation with the protesters on substance."
A pretty small slice of the pie
Foreign aid "is less than 1 percent of our federal budget."
Two absentee senators
Right to Rise
Like Marco Rubio, Sen. Barack Obama had "one of the worst attendance records in the Senate."
The Donald and the Dons
"There have been multiple media reports about (Donald Trump's) business dealings with the mob, with the mafia."
Justice could be blinder
"African-Americans are more likely to be arrested by police and sentenced to longer prison terms for doing the same thing that whites do."
Go back nearly 50 years and it was 391 days
"There's never been a (U.S. Supreme Court) vacancy in the last, I think, 30 years, lasting longer than 237 days."
Trump did then, but not today
Our Principles PAC
Says Donald "Trump supported impeachment of President (George W.) Bush."
Minorities were hit harder
"The African-American community lost half of their wealth as a result of the Wall Street collapse."
She's right, though still back in the pack
Says she "is 6th in hard dollars raised and has more cash on hand than Governors (John) Kasich and (Chris) Christie combined."
They are -- and we're working on similar technology
China is "practicing how to blow up our satellites."
Backed up by a respected academic paper
"Today, if you were raised poor, you’re just as likely to stay poor as you were 50 years ago."
© 2016 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
1100 Connecticut Ave. NW • Suite 440 • Washington, DC 20036 • 202-463-0571
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701
About PolitiFact | Contact Us | Advertise