Freshwater swimming poses risks
Says 60 percent of Austin’s "waterways are found to be contaminated with fecal matter and deemed unsafe to swim."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
Claim cherry-picks one type of pollutant
Studies are showing California’s wildfires "are producing more emissions than all of our cars are doing."
— Politifact California on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
Her family owns part of land
"Gwen Graham owns a $14 million stake in her family’s company that’s behind the American Dream Mall. ... While Graham and her family will make millions, Florida will be stuck with poverty wage jobs, endangered wildlife and massive traffic congestion."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
You can't find pollution if you don't look for it
The Black River’s water quality is "rated at the very top in North Carolina."
— Politifact North Carolina on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
"Gut" requires context
Says Adam Putnam "backed a water bill that gutted water quality regulations."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
The reductions are shrinking
"The science is clear, under President Trump greenhouse gas emissions are down."
— Politifact National on Monday, June 18th, 2018
Legally, Flint's water is clean
"Flint still doesn’t have clean water."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Dems also voted for it
NC Republicans "raided $58 million that was supposed to help create jobs for North Carolinians."
— Politifact North Carolina on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018
Not active threat
"The Legionella bacteria is in most water systems in Illinois."
— Politifact Illinois on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Not THE deciding vote
"In Congress, @RonDeSantisFL was the DECIDING vote AGAINST our state's right to protect Florida waters from drilling."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, January 12th, 2018
Many presidential contenders got oil and gas donations
Says Marco Rubio took "three quarters of a million dollars from fossil fuel executives" during the 2016 Senate election.
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
McCarthy's claim holds some water
"While California’s population has doubled since the 1970s, we haven’t completed a single major (water) storage project in that time."
— Politifact California on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
More like 1 and a half
"I've won awards on environmental protection."
— Politifact National on Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Bye, bye, bye, rule, rule, rule
"We've repealed regulations for the first time in 20 years using the Congressional Review Act -- three regulations that were going to cost the economy hundreds of millions of dollars and tens of thousands of jobs."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Only a moratorium
Says she "voted for a statewide fracking ban."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
Bag fee won't directly fund environment
"Not one penny of (California’s Prop 67) bag ban tax goes to the environment."
— Politifact California on Monday, October 3rd, 2016
Says Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine "want to shut down shale, and shut down natural gas."
— Politifact National on Sunday, September 25th, 2016
Yes, he worked for the company
"John Faso took money from fossil fuel companies as they tried to take your land by eminent domain for a fracked gas pipeline."
— Politifact New York on Monday, July 18th, 2016
It could be hundreds of thousands
"There are tens of thousands of homes right here in California where you turn on the faucet but you can't drink the water."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
Biologists help us hunt for the right term
Says it's not true that Florida black bears are an "apex predator."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, June 8th, 2016