Time to retire this claim
A retired U.S. Army sergeant faces life in prison for killing two Syrian refugees after discovering they raped his teenage daughter.
— PolitiFact Facebook fact-checks
on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
Lawmaker has numbers on lockdown
"We saw the prison population expand and vacancy rates for correctional officers go from 2.9% to 15.2%" over the last eight years.
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
Isn't the whole story
The 1994 crime bill "did not generate mass incarceration."
— PolitiFact National
on Thursday, May 30th, 2019
New stance is full reversal from past
On the need for independent investigations of police shootings
— PolitiFact California
on Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Not quite so dire
"On our current trajectory, we’ll be 2,000 prison beds short by 2021... We’ll need two new prisons soon, at the cost of $485 million over the next five years."
— PolitiFact Missouri
on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019