More than smoke here
Marijuana is "less toxic" than alcohol.
— Politifact Florida on Monday, August 19th, 2013
No reefer madness here
In annual surveys of Rhode Island communities that receive Drug Free community grants, many report that more than 50 percent of youth surveyed do not think daily marijuana use poses any serious risk of harm.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, March 1st, 2013
No half-baked claim
"As the usage [of synthetic marijuana] has dramatically increased, instances of violence, bodily harm and even death have risen with it."
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, April 9th, 2012
Candidate not blowing smoke with this claim
"Fifty percent of the graduating class of the year 2012 will have smoked marijuana or have done illegal drugs."
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, March 7th, 2012
Yes, but humans are study's purpose
Says the federal government could save $175,587 by eliminating a study of the "connection between cocaine and risky sex habits of the Japanese quail."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, February 20th, 2012
Individual tests can be cheap
Says a drug test can be performed for "just $4 or $5."
— Politifact Tennessee on Friday, January 13th, 2012
Not clear hacker got the records
"Hackers broke into Virginia's prescription-drug database (and) ... obtained more than 8.2 million patient records and a total of nearly 36 million prescriptions."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, April 18th, 2011
But not all the deaths are linked to "pill mills"
"Seven more people will die each and every day until the Legislature ratifies these (pain clinic) rules that are being approved by the Board of Medicine and the Department of Health."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, November 24th, 2010
Sir, I need you to count backwards from 1,235
Texas leads "the country in drunk driving fatalities."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, November 18th, 2010