Nearly 5,000 children turned away last year
"The waiting list for Pre-K is over in the House budget."
— Politifact North Carolina on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
Future growth not expected to help families
"Latinos are 17 percent of our country's population but hold only 2 percent of its wealth."
— Politifact National on Monday, September 19th, 2016
Costs at both ends of childhood
Child care costs "in some states now exceed the average price tag for college tuition."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, September 2nd, 2016
Jones said it 'pretty much didn't happen'
Says Alex Jones "said that the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre were child actors and no one was actually killed there."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, September 1st, 2016
Backed up by a respected academic paper
"Today, if you were raised poor, you’re just as likely to stay poor as you were 50 years ago."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
Home web access links to income
"Less than half of the poorest American households have a home Internet subscription."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, August 20th, 2015
"More than half of women under 30 who give birth do so outside of marriage..."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, June 22nd, 2015
Make that 31.5 cents
"More than 30 cents of every state tax dollar goes to Medicaid."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, April 19th, 2015
private school vouchers topic of bill
Under legislation that has cleared the Georgia House, some children who are "legal refugees" could obtain state scholarships to attend private schools.
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, March 13th, 2015
Take it to the bank -- if you have one
"In Rhode Island today, 25 percent of our households either don't have a bank account at all, or they have a bank account and they're still relying on high-cost financial services like payday loans, pawn shop check cashing and so on."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, April 21st, 2014
A claim you can take to the bank
"Women in Oregon are paid 79 cents for every dollar paid to men. If the wage gap was eliminated, a working woman in Oregon would have enough money for 2,877 gallons of gas, 72 more weeks of food for her family or nearly 12 more months of rent."
— Politifact Oregon on Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Actually, the decline is even bigger than that
"The average family (is) now bringing home $4,000 less than they did just five years ago."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
"Seventy percent of all uninsured live in households in which at least one person is working."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, February 17th, 2014
More than San Antonio, less than Houston
"Nearly 20% of our residents" are born abroad.
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
All, or nearly all, presumed dead
"There are still tens of thousands of missing service members from previous and current conflicts that our nation is working to find and repatriate."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, September 29th, 2013
Report offers best estimate
"The Congressional Budget Office, a nonpartisan office, did an analysis and said that passing comprehensive immigration reform will reduce the federal deficit by $200 billion over the next decade."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, August 1st, 2013
Federal data generally backs him up
"More than 72 percent of children in the African-American community are born out of wedlock."
— Politifact National on Monday, July 29th, 2013
Recession drove need
Food stamp spending "doubled under President Bush, doubled again under President Obama."
— Politifact National on Friday, July 19th, 2013
We were convinced. Happy Thanksgiving.
Says Fran DeWine’s made-from-scratch dinner rolls are a delicious favorite in a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.
— Politifact Ohio on Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
"David Cicilline was the state representative who opposed tough mandatory sentences for those convicted of domestic violence and child abuse."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, October 15th, 2012