Bill never made it to governor's desk
Says Scott Walker rejected legislation to make college loan payments tax deductible and the result was "to raise taxes on students."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
Only if you arbitrarily exclude a majority of federal spending
Says 57 percent of federal spending goes to the military and just 1 percent goes to food and agriculture, including food stamps.
— Politifact National on Monday, August 17th, 2015
Squishy at both ends
"Every year we spend roughly $500 billion on tax compliance. That is roughly the budget of our entire military, entirely wasted on tax compliance."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
Inflated factoid ignores most long-term homeless
"In Rhode Island, a recent study showed that among a group of people who had been homeless for a year or more, Medicaid costs averaged about $60,000 per person."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
Evidence says Medicare benefits are stable
As a result of Obamacare, "California seniors face benefit cuts of over $1,700."
— Politifact National on Friday, October 31st, 2014
Not close to half
Says Rand Paul "has put out budgets to cut the military in half."
— Politifact National on Sunday, October 26th, 2014
Flooded with inaccuracies
Says U.S. House candidate Carlos Curbelo "supported raising flood insurance rates."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
Admits he misquoted statistic
Twenty percent of single adults, ages 21 to 25 with no kids, "are not working or even in school trying to find a job."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Actually, it's voluntary
Says Common Core is a federal mandate.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, July 25th, 2014
Estimate is for future, not current, seniors
Says Mitch McConnell voted to raise Medicare costs for a current Kentucky senior by $6,000.
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 10th, 2014
The zombie plans that aren't
"As unbelievable as it sounds, your tax dollars are funding the federal government's Zombie Apocalypse Plan. I kid you not."
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
Funding has gone up
"Congress has cut funding, has slashed funding, for veterans' benefits over these last years."
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
That’s not what polls show
A majority of Americans "since Harry Truman days" support single-payer health insurance, or "full Medicare for all."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Numbers off, comparison weak
President Barack Obama’s budget threatens national security by proposing "an Army of fewer personnel than we had before Pearl Harbor."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, May 4th, 2014
Not giving full picture
The health care law reduces "the number of uninsured in America by 3 percent for how much money? $2 trillion."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Under Reagan, Clinton and W
"Ralph Hall has never voted to raise the debt ceiling."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, March 31st, 2014
No broken promises
"Federal government reneging" on Medicaid payments to Wisconsin caused about $240 million in extra costs in the 2013-’15 state budget.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 28th, 2014
Smith as victim?
Says Lamar Smith "sponsored the bill that funded Obamacare."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, February 27th, 2014
For starters, two-thirds of stimulus was tax cuts and entitlements
Says President Barack Obama "spent nearly a trillion dollars on make-work government jobs."
— Politifact National on Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Not the entire delegation
"(Jack Kingston) had more earmarks at one time than every member of the Georgia delegation put together."
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, December 30th, 2013