Hottest, hottest, hottest
Says each of the past three years "has been the hottest on record."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, June 15th, 2017
195 of 197 parties signed Paris Accord
"Syria and Nicaragua are the only nations that didn't sign the Paris Agreement. Nicaragua said it wasn't tough enough."
— Politifact National on Thursday, June 1st, 2017
All in the bubbles
"This March, for the first time in human history, the monthly average carbon dioxide in our atmosphere exceeded 400 parts per million. The range had been 170-300 parts per million for hundreds of thousands of years."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, June 21st, 2015
31 percent increase over the past century
Annual precipitation "has increased in Rhode Island by over 12 inches in the last century."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, May 14th, 2015
That's what the 2-1 vote was about
Wisconsin’s attorney general and state treasurer ordered the daughter of Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson not to discuss climate change on state time.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 10th, 2015
2014 was hot stuff
"January through November 2014, the year so far, were the hottest first 11 months of any year recorded."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, January 12th, 2015
Owner's company cited for permit violations
Says Charlie Crist rode on a jet that "belongs to a serial polluter with a history of environmental violations fined nearly $2 million for polluting water."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, August 15th, 2014
Solar jobs outshine coal-mining
"There are already more American jobs in the solar industry than in coal mining."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, July 6th, 2014
Box office open
The National Science Foundation awarded $700,000 to fund a climate change musical.
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
Clinton supported in 2012 but hasn't spoken on it since
Says "Bill Clinton and George Bush both say build the Keystone XL."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Our throwback winter doesn't reverse a trend
As a result of climate change, ice fishermen in Wisconsin "are already noticing fewer days they can be out on our ice covered lakes."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, February 17th, 2014
Careful wording makes it true
"Only 3 percent of voters 18 to 34 don't believe that climate change is really happening."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
His votes preserve no-limits status quo
Says U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson voted to let oil and gas companies emit "unlimited carbon pollution into our air"
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Feeling the heat
"Every single month since 1985 has been warmer than the historic average. All 12 of the warmest years on record have come in the last 15 years."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, July 28th, 2013
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
Ohio governor is a believer
Claims Ohio Gov. John Kasich says climate change is a problem.
— Politifact Ohio on Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
The miles would encircle equator
In the past three years, "we've added enough new oil and gas pipeline to circle the Earth and then some."
— Politifact National on Monday, April 23rd, 2012
Partners in video
Says Newt Gingrich aligned with Nancy Pelosi on global warming.
— Politifact Texas on Friday, December 23rd, 2011
There's video evidence
Newt Gingrich "teamed with Nancy Pelosi and Al Gore on global warming."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, December 21st, 2011
Polar bears should remain nervous.
"[Tailpipe emissions rules], if fully implemented with all the regulations that go with it, they will keep the temperature from rising nearly five one-hundredths of a degree Fahrenheit. By 2050."
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, January 28th, 2011