South Dakota v. Dole
On Donald Trump’s plan to cut federal funding to sanctuary cities, "because of a decision by the Supreme Court, no president's in a position to cut off funding across the board. It has to be very specific to the matter at hand."
— Politifact National on Thursday, December 1st, 2016
Braves play ball in Cobb starting in 2017
Cobb County businesses have already been awarded contracts worth $250 million on construction of a new Braves stadium.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
County on target with training, not quite on hiring
DeKalb County has graduated five police academies and three fire academies to help reach its ambitious hiring goals in both departments.
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, February 9th, 2015
Deputies involved some in checking courthouse visitors
Says Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has "deputies collecting overtime while sitting passively in chairs watching courthouse security personnel work."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, June 30th, 2014
State, other county officials, had a hand
"I’ve got the spending down, I’ve got the debt down a little bit, I’ve got the reserves up."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
Makeover from Madison is in image of smaller counties
Says a state bill checks the spending habits of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors by "bringing it in line with other county boards around the state."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, May 5th, 2013
Board budget grew at twice the inflation rate
The Milwaukee County Board’s staff grew from four workers to 38 over four decades and now costs taxpayers "a lot more," while the total county workforce was more than cut in half in the same period.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, January 24th, 2013
Yes, but increase was middle of the pack
"When Nancy Nusbaum was Brown County executive, spending went up nearly 50 percent."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, August 5th, 2011