Groups can spurn gay applicants
Says that in Texas, "you can be too gay to adopt" a foster child "who needs a loving home."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, October 4th, 2018
Both parts of claim partly accurate, partly overstated
"When two judges said it was illegal to fire a teacher" who viewed pornography at school, "Tony Evers worked with Republicans and Democrats and changed the law."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
But words on the screen in the ad don’t match what the narrator says
"When the law stopped Tony Evers from revoking a teacher's license for viewing pornography, Tony worked with lawmakers from both parties to change the law so offenders could be kicked out of the classroom."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
Attorney-client privilege involved
Claims that Democratic candidate for governor Matt Flynn "told one child predator to ‘wait and see,’ when he should have turned him in to authorities."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, August 10th, 2018
Longtime defender of Milwaukee archdiocese
Says he was "not part of transferring" any priests accused of sexual abuse.
Nugget found while cherry picking
Says Tammy Baldwin's record includes "opposing harsher punishments for criminals who commit violent crimes near schools."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
Whether teacher's behavior violated state law key
Says Tony Evers "didn't revoke the license of a teacher caught spreading pornography and commenting on the bodies of middle-school girls."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, August 6th, 2018
School rules rule
"Ohio student suspended for staying in class during National Walkout Day"
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
Attach two asterisks
"In the 1980s, the state funded 68% of school expenses, and now the state’s share is 38%."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, February 16th, 2018
For one thing, the savings decline each year after 2018
Under the House Republican tax plan, in Wisconsin, "the median household of four gets about a $2,000 tax cut, on average."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, December 8th, 2017
Child care numbers can vary
"The average cost for infant care in GA is almost $7,700/yr – more than average in-state college tuition."
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
No children removed directly, but estimates say thousands at risk
Says Donald Trump "wants to kick thousands of kids off of BadgerCare."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
One bridge closed to vehicles but open to pedestrians
Wisconsin children are crossing "condemned bridges in the middle of the winter to get to the school bus."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, March 3rd, 2017
Figures are not verifiable
"An estimated 8 million children worldwide live in orphanages or residential institutions. Shockingly, 80 percent of these children are not orphans."
— Politifact Global News Service on Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
"We are seeing kids who are healthier."
— Politifact National on Friday, October 28th, 2016
It's improved, but still high
"Nearly half of African-American children under the age of 6 are living in abject poverty."
Retroactive law needed to get 16 million
Says "Donald Trump proposes to deport 16 million people, 11 million who are here without documents, and both Donald Trump and Mike Pence want to get rid of birthright citizenship."
— Politifact National on Friday, October 7th, 2016
Can you spell ambiguity?
Says "Gary Johnson and the Libertarian Party want to get rid of the public school system."
— Politifact National on Thursday, September 29th, 2016
A talking point that's been retired
"One extra year of schooling for girls reduces infant mortality rates among their children by up to 10 percent."
— Politifact Global News Service on Thursday, September 15th, 2016
D's get degrees
There are "500 failing schools in North Carolina"
— Politifact North Carolina on Thursday, June 16th, 2016