Claim distorts complex set of fire causes
"There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly forest fires in California except that forest management is so poor."
— Politifact California on Monday, November 12th, 2018
Opposed their two biggest initiatives
Says Joe Manchin "supported Obama and Clinton's campaigns to kill coal jobs."
— Politifact West Virginia on Monday, November 5th, 2018
Caravan not in direct path
"Intensifying Hurricane Willa headed directly toward 10,000 migrant caravan path."
— Politifact Facebook fact-checks on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
California fire agency rejects claim
"California wildfires are being magnified & made so much worse by the bad environmental laws which aren’t allowing massive amount of readily available water to be properly utilized. It is being diverted into the Pacific Ocean."
— Politifact California on Monday, August 6th, 2018
We wouldn't say this claim holds water
"New law (in California) makes it illegal to shower and do laundry on same day"
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Ever hear of FDR's CCC?
A Trump administration proposal for the Interior Department "is the largest investment in our public lands infrastructure in our nation's history."
— Politifact National on Monday, March 19th, 2018
"Under his leadership, Tallahassee reduced its carbon intensity by roughly 40 percent."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, October 12th, 2017
There's no credible ranking system
North Carolina is home to "two rivers of the top five most polluted rivers" in the U.S.
— Politifact North Carolina on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
Perry cooks the books on climate change
"Most likely the primary control knob (for the earth’s temperature) is the ocean waters and this environment that we live in."
— Politifact National on Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
Settled science says it's 4.5 billion years old
"The Earth is 6,000 years old, that’s a fact."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, June 8th, 2017
She actually sidestepped the question
"The EPA director under Obama said the Clean Power Initiative would have no effect on man-made CO2 emissions. That's what she said. Go look it up."
— Politifact National on Thursday, April 6th, 2017
No bearing on guns in schools ban
"I would imagine that there's probably a gun in the school (in Wapiti, Wyo.) to protect from potential grizzlies."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
On track, but not there yet
"We are now, for the first time ever, energy independent."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
We checked the database
"No fracking waste is being dumped in New York State"
— Politifact New York on Friday, September 30th, 2016
Records were set in 2014 and 2015
"The climate hasn't warmed in quite a few years. That is proven scientifically."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, August 12th, 2016
Wrong on several levels
"The Obama-Clinton war on coal has cost Michigan over 50,000 jobs."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
Rubbish about rubbish
"Every bit of plastic that has ever been created still exists."
— Politifact National on Thursday, April 14th, 2016
It hasn't exactly been crickets
Says Chris Abele "has had five years and he’s done nothing" about the Estabrook Dam.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, April 1st, 2016
Sanders wants more ambitious plan, but supports this one
"The Clean Power Plan is something that Sen. Sanders has said he would delay implementing."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 10th, 2016
Even Republicans are warming
"Not one Republican has the guts to recognize that climate change is real."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016