Impossible moving forward, possible looking back
"Ted Cruz is mathematically out of winning the race."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
Yes, though history favors him less than it might appear
Ten times, no Republican candidate for president had enough delegates to claim the nomination before the party’s convention, and seven of those times "somebody who was not the leader of delegates was selected as the nominee of the party."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 15th, 2016
Rules are made to be changed
"There are no rules governing" the 2016 Republican convention, "the rules have not been set."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 8th, 2016
Maybe not exactly, but close
"I have 2 and a half million more votes than he (Sanders) does."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
Our voter turnout rates are bad, but there's a big caveat
"Today, the United States has, sadly, one of the lowest voter turnouts of any major country on earth."
— Politifact California on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
They provided a boost to Walter Mondale in 84
Superdelegates "have never been a determining factor in who our nominee is since they've been in place since 1984."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
Almost right on the wrong track
"70 percent of Americans believe that we are on the wrong path."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
Media can't get enough of Trump
Says Donald "Trump got, you know, $1.8 billion worth of free media. I got, like, none."
— Politifact National on Sunday, March 20th, 2016
Superdelegate math is pretty simple
"Given the results of the primary, the vote of one New Hampshire superdelegate is equal to the votes of about 10,000 grassroots activists."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, March 18th, 2016
Mirrors national trend
"Seventy percent of Missourians support voter photo ID legislation."
— Politifact Missouri on Monday, March 14th, 2016
Romney broke the record four years later
"President Obama took more money from Wall Street in the 2008 campaign than anybody ever had."
— Politifact National on Monday, March 7th, 2016
Oddsmakers take note
"About 70 percent of Republicans nationwide ... don't think Donald Trump is the right guy" to take on Hillary Clinton in November.
— Politifact National on Sunday, February 21st, 2016
Yes, but there are other options
In Sauk City, Wisconsin, "the ID office" that provides identification for voting "is only open on the fifth Wednesday of every month" -- a total of four days in 2016.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 19th, 2016
Well, not exactly
"In New Hampshire, I spent $3 million. Jeb Bush spent $44 million. He came in five, and I came in number one."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Thursday, February 18th, 2016
Support was clear once, divided the second time
Says state Supreme Court candidate Joe Donald twice "supported" incumbent Justice Rebecca Bradley.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, February 14th, 2016
John Doe tool could no longer investigate political misconduct
A Republican bill that would change John Doe criminal investigations is "creating exceptions in the law for politicians."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
Planned Parenthood affiliates, not the organization itself
"Millions of dollars are spent by Planned Parenthood to elect Democrats to the House of Representatives and the Senate."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, October 8th, 2015
However you count, the point is valid
"Twenty-six men named William have been elected to statewide office and only seven women have had the honor."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, September 28th, 2015
There was some discussion, but not much
"We had a three-hour debate, no discussion about the national debt, very little about the economy."
— Politifact National on Sunday, September 20th, 2015
Whole lot of shakin' going on
At this point in 2012, "Rick Perry was ahead at 29.9 percent, and we had seven more leads before it finally settled on Mitt Romney."
— Politifact PunditFact on Sunday, September 20th, 2015