Immigrant households, not immigrants, in 2012
"We have right now, … in the state of California, 55 percent of all immigrants are on public assistance."
— PolitiFact California
on Monday, January 29th, 2018
Research says ... unproven
Work requirements "have been proven to help impoverished families move from dependency to self-sufficiency."
on Friday, January 26th, 2018
His scenario is misleading
Says Aaron Rodgers "is not the highest tax rate payer" in Wisconsin, it's "the single mom getting 24 grand in benefits with two kids who will lose 80 cents on the dollar if she goes and takes a job."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Friday, September 1st, 2017
Data shows roughly half
"Half of all immigrant households receive benefits from our social welfare system."
— PolitiFact Georgia
on Monday, August 14th, 2017
In some cases, it's almost $40,000
"If you’re a single mom, and you’ve two kids in the city of Richmond, you can almost make $50,000 a year on the public dole."
— PolitiFact Virginia
on Monday, December 19th, 2016