Numbers add up, but the trend predates Trump
"President Trump has lifted the prospect of voters across Vermont, overseeing a 11,742 decline of Vermont residents on food stamps."
— PolitiFact Vermont
on Thursday, November 7th, 2019
Old law, new interpretation
Says the Trump administration’s new policy for legal immigrants on welfare "has been around for a while. This is not a new thing that the president is trying to implement here, that the United States has been this way."
on Thursday, August 15th, 2019
True as of 2017, but there's a new minimum wage now
Says Amazon is "paying full-time employees so little that they require gov food assistance."
— PolitiFact National
on Friday, June 21st, 2019
Federal, state officials say it's not true
Says that in New Mexico, "illegals are issued emergency welfare EBT cards with $1k a month +$200 for each child, for at least 5+ years until they see a judge."
— PolitiFact Facebook fact-checks
on Monday, June 17th, 2019
Going too far to make a point
"Tony Evers is cutting child support."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Friday, May 10th, 2019