At most it would be 60 percent
After President Barack Obama’s health care law takes full effect, "100 percent" of Americans will "depend on some form of federal payment, some form of government benefit to help provide for them."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 8th, 2012
Veterans pensions, workers' comp were among programs in place then
"When my grandfather came to this country back in 1925, there were no government benefits."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, March 6th, 2012
12 days late once
Says Connie Mack "failed to pay his child support."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
Plausible but unproven
"Foster children are disproportionately victims of identity theft."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, October 20th, 2011
Studies show the opposite.
"The studies have shown us that [drug testing for welfare recipients] will be saving us money"
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, August 26th, 2011
Hardened killers, yes; all from foster care, no
"Every person on death row was a foster kid."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, April 25th, 2011
Just two examples, from 2006
"Massachusetts public schools teach kids as young as kindergartners about gay marriage."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, February 10th, 2011
More than half, but less than 81 percent
"Over 81 percent of the babies that are born at LBJ Hospital right here in Houston are born of women who are not here legally."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, August 23rd, 2010
Whoa! That's 9 times too high
"Fifty-three percent of teens in Central Falls are getting pregnant."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, June 25th, 2010
"Barack Obama has consistently voted against tougher penalties for criminals."
— Politifact National on Monday, October 27th, 2008