Up or stable, not down
Public support for abortion "is actually going down a little bit," polls show.
— Politifact National on Sunday, June 28th, 2015
One speech does not an active member make
Birth control pioneer Margaret Sanger was "an active participant in the Ku Klux Klan."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Faulty premise, faulty conclusion
"Abortions account for 94 percent of the services provided for pregnant women by Planned Parenthood."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, March 2nd, 2015
Proof falls short
Ed Gillespie "supports a personhood amendment."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, August 4th, 2014
Not Hillary's plan
Says Hillary Clinton's health care plan from the 1990s "had a broader provision in favor of corporate right to back out" of providing contraceptive coverage than the one created by the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision.
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Anti-abortion group doesn't even support him
"Justin Amash is rated Michigan’s No. 1 conservative" by National Right to Life.
— Politifact National on Monday, July 7th, 2014
UPDATED: Limits were tightened
"In 2005, Dan Branch tried to expand third-trimester abortions in Texas."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Less than seniors, about the same as boomers
Millennials are "more pro-life than baby boomers and older Americans."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Touts women for other reasons
Girl Scouts USA’s curriculum "promotes Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, Betty Friedan, founder of NARAL Prochoice, and other pro-abortion women as icons for our children to emulate."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, February 13th, 2014
Bill has no audit requirements
A bill backed by Sean Duffy and other House Republicans "could actually require the Internal Revenue Service to conduct audits of rape victims" who get an abortion.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, February 9th, 2014
Says she opposes most late-term abortions
"Wendy Davis opposes any limits on abortion."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
"Every (personhood) bill I’ve ever support has either had language that says we’re conforming to the constitutional rulings of the Supreme Court or something to that effect."
— Politifact Virginia on Saturday, August 10th, 2013
No evidence ultrasound effect that sweeping
"Upwards of 90 percent" of women seeking an abortion decide not to have an abortion after seeing an ultrasound.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, July 12th, 2013
GOP ticket never said that
The state GOP ticket "says their top priority is a career-long mission to outlaw abortion in all cases and ban some common forms of birth control."
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, June 21st, 2013
Not simple addition
"Abortionists have reduced our black population by more than 25 percent since 1973."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, April 25th, 2013
No such figure exists
"In 2010 alone, 1,270 infants were reported to have died following attempted abortions and notably that is only one year."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
Policy holders, not government, would have paid for option
Under Obamacare, Virginia taxpayers would have been "forced to pay for abortions" if the General Assembly had not recently intervened.
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, April 15th, 2013
Issue has already had its day in court
"This is the first time since Roe was decided in 1973 that a court has granted personhood status to the preborn."
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, February 8th, 2013
Claim needed a second opinion
U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin was "partly right" that a woman's body has a way of shutting down so that a pregnancy doesn't occur if she's raped.
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, January 16th, 2013
Misrepresents Romney's careful language
Says "Romney supported a law that could have made most common forms of birth control illegal."
— Politifact National on Friday, November 2nd, 2012