NC pol paints his Democratic opponent deep blue
Says Democratic North Carolina House candidate Dan McCready "took money from the Pelosi crowd" and is "with them" in their agenda and "wants to repeal your tax cut."
— Politifact North Carolina on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
Claim ignores other efforts
"Kirsten Gillibrand has put forward 331 bills since she's been in Congress. Do you know how many of them have been passed into law? Zero!"
— Politifact New York on Friday, May 4th, 2018
Arguably at the top of one measure of partisanship
Says Glenn Grothman "is the single-most partisan member of the House."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
Donations favor Democrats, but evidence of bias lacking
Says special counsel Robert Mueller "has brought in Democrat campaign donors at a very high level" on his team of lawyers.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Plenty of amendments, few of substance
"2009-2010, let's remember, hundreds of Republican amendments were adopted in the ACA."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 16th, 2017
Feared favoring Democrats but other concerns as well
Says an election clerk in Green Bay refused to allow early voting on the UW-Green Bay campus because she "was afraid it would help Democrats," showing "outrageous partisan bias."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, October 28th, 2016
They aren't all bills, not all in the Senate
"400 bills have my name on them either as a sponsor or a co-sponsor. You don’t get that done unless you work with folks on the other side."
— Politifact National on Monday, October 24th, 2016
Close on 98%, wrong on bipartisanhip
Says "Michael Bennet votes for President Obama's agenda 98 percent of the time. Hardly independent, hardly bipartisan."
— Politifact Colorado on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Uncommon but not unheard of
"For more than 80 years, there has not been a nomination and confirmation of a Supreme Court Justice in a presidential election year. This is simply not the time to break with decades of bipartisan practice."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, March 18th, 2016
Support linked to ability to win, not ideology
Says U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn was "handpicked" by President Barack Obama
— Politifact Georgia on Saturday, November 1st, 2014
He usually votes against extra spending
"Congressman (Tom) Cotton is the only Arkansan in Congress -- Democrat or Republican -- to vote against disaster relief five times."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
One did, and he ignores sponsored amendments
"Of the 20 bills [Rep. David] Cicilline has sponsored in his three years in office, not a single one has advanced past the embryonic committee stage."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Could be tens of thousands — or not
Says if Congress doesn’t avoid the sequester, "tens of thousands of parents will have to scramble to find child care for their kids."
— Politifact National on Friday, February 22nd, 2013
Flawed fiscal flashback
"The last time Republicans held hostage a resolution to ensure that our country’s bills were paid cost us more than $1 billion in added interest and slowed the economic recovery."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, January 25th, 2013
Yes and no
"Forty years ago ... about half of congressional districts were genuinely competitive. Today, only about 10 percent of House races on Cook Political Report are listed as ‘toss-ups’ or ‘lean’ to one party."
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, June 4th, 2012
Some voted for it -- and still lost.
Each U.S. House member who voted to overhaul Social Security in 1983 was re-elected.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
A tale of two flips
"When I was fighting against cap and trade, the speaker was sitting down with Nancy Pelosi on a sofa encouraging it."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
Right number, missing meaning
Suzanne Bonamici votes with her party a partisan 98 percent of the time.
— Politifact Oregon on Friday, December 9th, 2011
First a fighter, then a deal-maker
Says Newt Gingrich is responsible for the gridlocked politics of Washington.
— Politifact National on Monday, December 5th, 2011
He supported pieces -- and opposed pieces
Says potential GOP U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson supported "Obamacare"
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 31st, 2011