The stocks and bonds are his wife's, but he has a savings account
"I don't own a single stock or bond … I have no savings accounts."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Senator acquitted of all charges
The prosecution of state Sen. Don Balfour cost less than $100, excluding prosecutors’ salaries.
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
Not all the way to the island
Alex Sink "used a taxpayer-funded plane so she could get to a vacation in the Bahamas."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, January 17th, 2014
What Romney specifically approved is unclear
"We do know that Romney personally approved over $70 million in fictional losses to the IRS as part of the notorious 'Son of Boss' tax scandal, one of the largest tax avoidance schemes in history."
— Politifact National on Monday, August 13th, 2012
Decline in dependence due to several factors
"For the first time in 13 years, our dependence on foreign oil is below 50 percent."
— Politifact Ohio on Thursday, January 26th, 2012
He kept one promise. Others have lagged
Says PolitiFact has said he "kept a campaign promise to toughen ethics rules."
— Politifact National on Thursday, January 19th, 2012
Hizzoner's verbal blast needs some more context
"Five members of [the Common Cause Georgia] board accepted maximum campaign contributions."
— Politifact Georgia on Thursday, January 12th, 2012
When a lobbyist isn't a lobbyist
"I never lobbied under any circumstance" for Freddie Mac.
— Politifact National on Friday, December 16th, 2011
State contracts, not county ones
"After I had resigned or announced my resignation, I abolished -- I prohibited pay-to-play for people that had county or state contracts."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, October 30th, 2011
Legal experts disagree
"Under the clear letter of the law, (Justice Clarence Thomas) must recuse himself" from the case challenging the constitutionality of the health care law.
— Politifact National on Monday, March 7th, 2011
Maybe, but Scott still holds most of the cards
"The Constitution doesn't allow the governor to not-spend appropriations funds."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, February 17th, 2011
No evidence of harassment but he did trespass
Says Steve Spinnett has court judgments against him for trespass and harassment.
— Politifact Oregon on Monday, November 1st, 2010
Hicks late filing paperwork, but experts say not a real ethics violation
Darryl Hicks had seven ethics violations and didn't pay most of the fines.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, October 26th, 2010
One former lobbyist, and the type of help is unclear
The Republican election platform "was actually written with the help of a former lobbyist for AIG and a former lobbyist for Exxon-Mobil."
— Politifact National on Thursday, September 30th, 2010
Charge appears to be accurate -- but amounts to $100 or so
In New Mexico, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Diane Denish "spent federal stimulus funds on campaign Christmas cards."
— Politifact National on Monday, July 26th, 2010
Oxendine's innocent until proven guilty
"John Oxendine is under a state ethics investigation because he illegally funneled more than $120,000 to his campaign from shady insurance political action committees in Alabama."
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, July 12th, 2010
A case could be made either way
John McCain "began his career in Washington as a lobbyist when he was appointed in 1976 as the Navy's liaison to the United States Senate."
— Politifact National on Monday, July 5th, 2010
Yes, she made it separate -- to limit access
As the CEO of eBay, "Whitman started a separate division that only sells porn."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 1st, 2010
Does the chicken inspector cross the road to serve or regulate?
Says his opponent Dorman Grace brags on his Facebook page about receiving illegal campaign contributions.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, May 25th, 2010
Contacts helped, but claim overreaches
"Bill White used D.C. connections from his job in the Clinton administration to form a company that did business in the Middle East and defaulted on a $60 million loan."
— Politifact Texas on Sunday, May 16th, 2010