Poll didn't ask about a 70% rate
"Seventy percent of the American public agree with" Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "on having the top marginal (tax) rate for the rich" at 70 percent, and "that's a Fox News Poll saying that."
on Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
— MSNBC on Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
Tower of Babble
The Trump campaign "didn’t know" that Natalia Veselnitskaya "was a representative of the Russian government. ... I don't even know if they knew she was Russian at the time."
on Monday, August 20th, 2018
— NBC on Monday, August 20th, 2018
No clear leaning pro or con
Says Brett Kavanaugh is "pro-Obamacare."
on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
— FOX on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
History repeating itself?
North Korea's history of international negotiations shows "they'll take the concessions, they'll keep them in their pocket and then they won't deliver."
on Thursday, June 7th, 2018
— FOX on Thursday, June 7th, 2018
He used a Soviet translator with Brezhnev
Says President Richard Nixon held meetings with heads of state without an American interpreter.
on Friday, July 21st, 2017
— MSNBC on Friday, July 21st, 2017
Revives a dodgy story
Says Ted Kennedy met "with the KGB in order to beat Ronald Reagan in 1984."
on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
— FOX on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
Plenty of proof it was Russia
Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich "apparently was assassinated at 4 in the morning, having given WikiLeaks something like 53,000 emails and 17,000 attachments. ... It turns out, it wasn’t the Russians."
on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
— FOX on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
He admits he's changed
Says President Donald Trump "had a different opinion" in 2013 than he does now about whether (Barack) Obama should have intervened in Syria after Obama's red line was crossed.
on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
— MSNBC on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
CBO didn't exist in 1964
"I remember years ago looking at a CBO report that in 1964 predicted that Medicare would cost $9 billion 10 years later. And I think it was already over $100 billion at that point."
— PolitiFact Georgia
on Monday, March 20th, 2017
— CNN on Monday, March 20th, 2017
Higher than average, but not highest
The United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit is "the most overturned court in the country."
on Friday, February 10th, 2017
Maybe it was [email protected]$$w0rd
Says John Podesta’s email password was "password."
on Friday, January 6th, 2017
— FOX on Friday, January 6th, 2017
It wasn't perfect, but it did a lot
"President Obama's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (was) a fancy name for almost a trillion-dollar spending bill. The ARRA was supposed to fix our crumbling roads and bridges," but now, "we have absolutely nothing to show for it."
on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
— FOX on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Trend supported by federal data
African-Americans don't use drugs at a higher level than whites but "wind up going to prison six times more."
on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
— CNN on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
GOP report paints different picture
"During the (Benghazi) attack, a stand-down order was given, and our troops were told to change their clothes four times."
— PolitiFact National
on Thursday, June 30th, 2016
— FOX on Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Gavel goes down, cameras go off
Says "Paul Ryan shut off the C-SPAN cameras when the Democrats started their sit-in."
on Monday, June 27th, 2016
— CBS on Monday, June 27th, 2016
Ford only provided a summary
"Every Republican nominee since Richard Nixon, who at one time was under an audit, has released their tax returns."
on Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
— FOX on Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
Did Strom know what he was doing?
"We knew Strom Thurmond had proposed" the amendment that blocked Puerto Rico’s use of Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection.
on Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
He never heard this case
Says Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland "voted, so the folks know, in Washington, D.C., to keep guns away from private citizens."
on Friday, March 18th, 2016
— FOX on Friday, March 18th, 2016
Primary votes don't translate to November wins
"There’s no correlation between primary turnout and wins in the fall in the last 11 elections."
on Sunday, March 6th, 2016
— NBC on Sunday, March 6th, 2016
Yes, but there are other options
In Sauk City, Wisconsin, "the ID office" that provides identification for voting "is only open on the fifth Wednesday of every month" -- a total of four days in 2016.
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Friday, February 19th, 2016