1998 is convenient starting point
Earth "has not warmed for the last 17 years."
— Politifact PunditFact on Monday, March 17th, 2014
This claim is partly cloudy
"This president spends 30 times as much money on global warming research as he does on weather forecasting and warning."
— Politifact National on Friday, June 14th, 2013
Says U.S. greenhouse gas "emissions are at 20-year lows."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, April 1st, 2013
This pipeline is pumping some slippery claims
Says "Did you know that the #KeystoneXL project is expected to create 20,000 American jobs, including more than 800 in Oregon?"
— Politifact Oregon on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
Katrina's the most destructive storm
"Hurricane Sandy, the most destructive Atlantic storm ever."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, January 6th, 2013
Tim Kaine supported "higher energy costs for families."
— Politifact Virginia on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
Misstates study's findings
After the 9/11 terrorist attacks grounded commercial air traffic, "there was a temperature drop while the airplanes weren't flying, for the week afterwards."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Wednesday, August 1st, 2012
It's a far piece from becoming black gold
The United States can immediately tap a domestic energy resource of "more than 1.5 trillion barrels of oil, six times more than Saudi Arabia."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, July 12th, 2012
Oil rarely used to generate power.
"[Renewable energy] projects . . . get us off foreign oil and away, step by step, from these foreign entanglements that we have to get into to defend our oil supply."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, January 8th, 2012
A worst case scenario from groups supportive of big business
A bill to cap carbon emissions "could cost Ohio 100,000 jobs."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, August 2nd, 2010
The CBO says it is more likely to be a wash
The cap-and-trade bill will mean "2 million jobs lost."
— Politifact National on Monday, October 5th, 2009
Cherry-picking a price 26 years in the future
Gas will reach $4 a gallon under a cap-and-trade plan.
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 30th, 2009
Kerry leaves out some important data
"Scientists project that the Arctic will be ice-free in the summer of 2013."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009