Numbers could work, in theory, but Foxconn deal is done
Says Wisconsin ‘could compel’ Foxconn to install solar panels that would power 33,000 homes.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
Prices are up, but not that high
"El precio de combustible ha aumentado un 25% este año" / "The price of gas has increased 25% this year."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
A highly charged claim
Says Dean Heller "has voted for a GOP bill that funded efforts to revive Yucca Mountain."
— Politifact National on Monday, May 14th, 2018
Still a net energy importer
"We are now, very proudly, an exporter of energy to the world."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Except for 85 other times
"Gas prices are the lowest in the U.S. in over ten years!"
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 6th, 2017
Gains were much smaller
"Since the fourth quarter of last year until most recently, we've added almost 50,000 jobs in the coal sector. In the month of May alone, almost 7,000 jobs."
— Politifact National on Monday, June 5th, 2017
Oil will be refined in the Gulf
The Keystone XL pipeline "doesn’t even have any oil for America."
— Politifact New York on Sunday, April 16th, 2017
Makes a distinction without a difference
"I have never lobbied against sanctions personally... to my knowledge, Exxon never directly lobbied against sanctions.
— Politifact National on Thursday, January 12th, 2017
A significant mistake
Says "Rob Portman voted for the bipartisan bill to affirm climate change is real, humans significantly contribute to it and it needs to be addressed."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, October 10th, 2016
A very limited role
Says Hillary Clinton "gave up 20 percent of America's uranium supply to Russia."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, September 30th, 2016
He tweeted it in 2012
"I did not — I did not — I do not say that. I do not say that" climate change is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese.
— Politifact National on Monday, September 26th, 2016
Outdated estimate for a policy he doesn't control
Says "Patrick Murphy’s ‘Pay More’ energy agenda means you could pay another $500 a year for your utility bills!"
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
In California, "the windmills are killing hundreds and hundreds of eagles."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Main aim of purchase is to make it harder for Iran to make a nuclear weapon
The decision for the United States to buy heavy water from Iran "will directly subsidize Iran’s nuclear program."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 29th, 2016
Decline is real, but administration is not only reason why
"The [Obama] administration’s regulatory assault on coal-fired energy has put thousands of Americans out of work"
— Politifact Missouri on Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
Coal usage is slipping, but it's still the biggest source for U.S. electricity
"We're practically not allowed to use coal any more. What do we do with our coal? We ship it to China and they spew it in the air."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
"Obama’s Clean Power Plan ... eliminates coal-fired power plants."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, July 24th, 2015
East beats West in 2 out of 3
"The entirety of North America -- Canada, the United States and Mexico -- there's more known reserves in those three countries than in Russia and Saudi Arabia."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, June 5th, 2015
Meme does surgery on lawmaker's words
Says. Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, once said, "Wind is a finite resource and harnessing it would slow the winds down, which would cause the temperature to go up."
— Politifact National on Thursday, January 15th, 2015
Land of oil sands long 'unlocked'
"Keystone means unlocking the Canadian tar sands."
— Politifact National on Sunday, January 11th, 2015