Lawmakers not immune to open records law
Says Leah Vukmir "claimed the open records law didn't apply to her, got sued, lost and cost taxpayers $15,000 in legal fees."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
True on both counts
"In December of 2017, the Prince William board of supervisors had a meeting ... (Corey Stewart) skipped that meeting to go campaign in Alabama for Roy Moore to be a U.S. senator … You haven't disavowed Roy Moore's name yet."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
Numbers from the past two decades prove it
"New York consistently ranks as one of the worst voting turnout states in the nation."
— Politifact New York on Thursday, February 1st, 2018
Only small slice of all races
"When we say ‘one vote matters,’ it’s not just a saying – it has proven true 141 times in #Ohio over the last five years."
— Politifact Ohio on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
Biss may be sarcastic, but he's correct
These guys are now pretty much living up to the @BruceRauner standard. And falling dismally short of the @MittRomney standard. Even Romney released his full tax returns.
— Politifact Illinois on Monday, December 4th, 2017
Jousting to oust Joe Straus
Says county parties representing more than half the state’s Republican voters approved resolutions "demanding changes" in Texas House leadership.
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
He lives one district over
Says Jon Ossoff "doesn't even live in (his) district."
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Including years of both Republican and Democratic control
Says the Senate Intelligence Committee has held 10 public hearings this year, "more than double that held by the committee in any recent year."
— Politifact North Carolina on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
Redistricting and voter ID law
"How many federal rulings have NOW found intentional discrimination by #Txlege since 2011? 6."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
No change from 10 years earlier
"75 percent of the town boards in Wisconsin have no women on them at all."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 7th, 2017
No need to pump up this figure
"The average margin of victory in the House of Representatives was 37%" for Democrats and Republicans in the 2016 election.
— Politifact California on Friday, March 17th, 2017
"On Oct. 7, the Access Hollywood tape comes out. One hour later, WikiLeaks starts dropping my emails."
— Politifact National on Sunday, December 18th, 2016
Wants a "presidential election process that treated citizens across the country equally."
Newt Gingrich has been a proponent of selecting a president by popular vote instead of the Electoral College.
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
Campaign to campaign
"I was the first member of Congress to contribute to Donald Trump."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, November 11th, 2016
Voter's remorse accommodated
"Wisconsin is one of several states where you can change your early ballot if you think you've made a mistake."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
The intelligence community agrees
"We have 17 intelligence agencies, civilian and military, who have all concluded that these espionage attacks, these cyberattacks, come from the highest levels of the Kremlin, and they are designed to influence our election."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Estimates at work
Says over 90 percent of Travis County’s eligible residents have registered to vote.
— Politifact Texas on Friday, October 14th, 2016
More criticism, but endorsement remains
Says Paul Ryan "is still endorsing Trump."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
What if they held an election and most voters didn't really like the choices?
Both the Democratic and Republican candidates for president in 2016 are "quite unpopular."
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
Golden State leads the way in somber statistic
"California is home to the largest death row population in the Western Hemisphere."
— Politifact California on Friday, August 12th, 2016