No definitive evidence despite decades of research
Exposure to the electromagnetic fields from power lines "has been associated with childhood leukemia and other diseases."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, January 2nd, 2015
American refineries will be the primary buyers
Keystone XL allows "Canada to pump their oil, send it through our land, down to the Gulf, where it will be sold everywhere else."
— Politifact National on Thursday, November 20th, 2014
Paved the way for ... not really anything
Says Jeanne Shaheen "voted to pave the way for a new national energy tax."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, October 24th, 2014
Natural gas killed coal, not Obama
"The president's come out with rules that say, 'No new coal-fired power plants.' "
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 7th, 2014
Maybe in Colorado's neighbors
"We would create thousands of jobs in Colorado, if the Keystone Pipeline were to be built."
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 31st, 2014
Warner's ususally been in Keystone's corner
Mark Warner’s "record is one of acting against" the Keystone XL pipeline.
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, June 23rd, 2014
'Simple fact,' not factual
Says Jeanne Shaheen "voted for a measure that would have amounted to a new national energy tax."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
Bill does not mandate solar fine
"Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Mary Fallin signed a new law which makes you pay a special fee. It will essentially fine people for the crime of using solar power."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Not more than 100, but there are some
"There are over 100 pipelines between the United States and Canada right now."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
On the record, it doesn't hold up
Says Ronald Reagan "got the Saudis to flood the market with cheap oil."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, March 13th, 2014
A definite maybe
Says Alaska Sen. Mark Begich "is on record supporting a carbon tax, even pushing Harry Reid to make it a priority."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
More like a war on words
"The president’s own advisers have said there’s a war on coal."
— Politifact National on Monday, September 23rd, 2013
Remember that recession?
Says Obama policies contributed to gas prices rising from $1.89 in January 2009 to $3.51 today.
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
Says U.S. greenhouse gas "emissions are at 20-year lows."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, April 1st, 2013
This pipeline is pumping some slippery claims
Says "Did you know that the #KeystoneXL project is expected to create 20,000 American jobs, including more than 800 in Oregon?"
— Politifact Oregon on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
And Langevin could have fixed this???
"When Congressman Langevin took office, gas was around $1.70 per gallon, and now it is near $4 per gallon."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, October 8th, 2012
Production? Yes. Proved, possibly recoverable reserves? No
"We have more natural gas than Saudi Arabia has oil."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, September 24th, 2012
Right trend, wrong words
"We've doubled our use of renewable energy."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
Charge dims under bright light
Says U.S. Senate hopeful Tammy Baldwin voted for a $1 trillion stimulus bill that included a wasteful "$800,000 to replace light bulbs."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
Tim Kaine supported "higher energy costs for families."
— Politifact Virginia on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012