Jousting to oust Joe Straus
Says county parties representing more than half the state’s Republican voters approved resolutions "demanding changes" in Texas House leadership.
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
Supreme stakes are higher
"Not a single Democrat opposed Neil Gorsuch's confirmation in 2006."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Glenn is fed up with bipartisanship talk
Says that Republican Darryl Glenn has described Democrats as "evil" and has said he's "tired of hearing about Republicans reaching across the aisle."
— Politifact Colorado on Monday, September 19th, 2016
Only invited guests allowed in
Says Scott Walker's "listening sessions" are "invite-only and excluding the press."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
Highest in state
Says New Hampshire’s second congressional district includes two counties where "almost 5 percent if not more" of residents are enrolled in the state’s expanded Medicaid program.
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, April 15th, 2016
Go back nearly 50 years and it was 391 days
"There's never been a (U.S. Supreme Court) vacancy in the last, I think, 30 years, lasting longer than 237 days."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 18th, 2016
But Pete Gallego voted mostly with Democrats
Will Hurd "tends to have a 96 percent straight Republican, straight party voting record."
— Politifact Texas on Sunday, November 15th, 2015
Bills counted since 1947
With only 67 bills or so passed into law, "2013 was the least productive year in congressional history since we’ve been keeping record."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, May 9th, 2014
Some local purpling
Travis County is "surrounded by red counties."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
Figure off a smidge, but point carries the day
"Unlike the gridlock in Washington, more than 80 percent of the bills we passed during this General Assembly had bipartisan support."
— Politifact Ohio on Thursday, January 17th, 2013
Brown sided with Democrats on 4 "key" votes
Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown shows someone can be bipartisan in Congress because he "votes about 66 percent with his own party."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, October 18th, 2012
Wyden worked with Ryan but doesn't endorse latest plan
"There's not one Democrat who endorses" the Romney-Ryan Medicare plan.
— Politifact National on Friday, October 12th, 2012
Some Dems crossed party lines
Says that in the U.S. House of Representatives "we’ve had bipartisan support for the repeal of Obamacare … for getting rid of cap and trade … for building the Keystone Pipeline."
— Politifact Tennessee on Monday, September 24th, 2012
Yarbrough says so
Says Democratic runoff opponent Grady Yarbrough twice previously ran statewide as a Republican.
— Politifact Texas on Friday, June 8th, 2012
Many GOPers, and three Dems
In 1992, Mitt Romney "gave money to Democrats for Congress."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
Looking for bipartisan love
"We have had some significant accomplishments on a bipartisan basis."
— Politifact Ohio on Tuesday, November 29th, 2011
Based on available data, correct
The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Assembly approved "only one out of 376 amendments offered by Assembly Democrats" in 2011.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, September 11th, 2011
Yes, but Obama opposed Bush
"President Reagan did it (raised the debt ceiling) 18 times. George W. Bush did it seven times."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 26th, 2011
Calls for civility in the wake of the Arizona shooting
Says the person who Florida U.S. Rep. Allen West first hired as chief of staff told people attending a Tea Party rally that, 'We will use bullets if ballots don't work.'
— Politifact Florida on Monday, January 10th, 2011
From Clinton (71 percent) to Kerry (77 percent)
"Exit polls indicate that Democrats get over 70 percent of LGBT votes in federal elections."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, October 4th, 2010