You can't waste dollars you haven't spent
"Obama spent $7 billion to bring electricity to Africa, failed miserably."
— Politifact Global News Service on Thursday, February 11th, 2016
Solar debate overcast in Louisiana, not Georgia
Recent solar energy policies in Georgia "have resulted in rate hikes and did not result in solar becoming any more economically viable."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
Oddly specific, unrealistic number
"The Kochs stand to make around $100 billion if the government approves the Keystone XL pipeline."
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
A 10-year-old can debunk her claim
"Global warming is a hoax."
— Politifact National on Friday, August 1st, 2014
Don't put away that sunblock yet
"Solar panels drain the sun’s energy."
— Politifact National on Thursday, May 29th, 2014
Some "jobs" bills actually involve jobs
"The Republican leadership in the House has refused to address the issues that matter the most to Rhode Island, such as passing a jobs bill."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, February 16th, 2014
One exaggeration after another
"Nearly 40,000 new jobs have been created in the last year due to the new wells . . . right here in Ohio."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, April 29th, 2013
It's called a 'wildlife' refuge for a reason
"There’s no wildlife" in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, June 21st, 2012
Nope — try loan for project in California
Says the stimulus bill sent tax credits overseas, such as "$1.2 billion to a solar company that's building a plant in Mexico."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012
In 2005 Mack called himself a “longtime opponent of drilling off Florida’s coast."
"I have always said that I would be for drilling."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, April 25th, 2012
No proof for noxious claim
"In April 1997, there was a ‘gas out’ conducted nationwide in protest of gas prices. Gasoline prices dropped 30 cents a gallon overnight."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, April 15th, 2012
Scores of permits granted
President Obama's refusal to grant permits for offshore drilling is one reason gasoline prices are soaring.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, April 12th, 2012
About as many planned outages as blackouts caused by squirrels
President Barack Obama’s policies have forced "many parts of the country to experience rolling blackouts."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
Only if you're returning the rental car after your Disney vacation
"Today gasoline hit $6 a gallon in Florida."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, February 23rd, 2012
Can’t be responsible if you’re not in office
Rep. David Cicilline is responsible for the federal loan guarantee to Solyndra, the failed solar company
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, January 22nd, 2012
Fringe element includes local leaders and a college president
Sen. Sherrod Brown "has chosen to side with Washington bureaucrats and fringe extremists in the attacks on our natural resources."
— Politifact Ohio on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011
Problems with all of his numbers
Appalachian Power Company is making "record profits."
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, October 14th, 2011
Not $2 billion and not from Obama
Says President Barack Obama delivered $2 billion to Brazil to help with offshore drilling projects.
— Politifact National on Thursday, September 1st, 2011
Didn’t like it, didn’t vote for it
Says Sen. Robert Cowles, her recall opponent, supported the sale of state-owned power plants "not to the highest bidder, but to the biggest donors" with no oversight.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, August 4th, 2011
An absurd, and wrong, claim
Phil Puckett "voted no on sending the EPA a message that they’ve gone too far not once, but twice."
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, June 24th, 2011