Comparing U.S. to other developed nations
"We pay far more for health care than any other country in the world, yet we have far worse outcomes than any other country in the world."
— PolitiFact National
on Monday, March 18th, 2019
Startling statistic for pregnancy-related deaths
"A black woman in New York City is 12 times more likely to die in childbirth than a white woman."
— PolitiFact New York
on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
An unreliable figure
A girl’s "life expectancy is seven years after entering into prostitution."
— PolitiFact Missouri
on Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Data needs disentangling
"Thanks to successful federal, state, and local efforts, preliminary statistics show opioid overdose deaths are down 8.5% in West Virginia."
— PolitiFact West Virginia
on Thursday, February 21st, 2019
Actual number could be much higher
"More than a million Californians" do not have "clean water to bathe in or drink."
— PolitiFact California
on Thursday, February 14th, 2019