Could also cost a boatload of money
Says there is a report "that showed that, should we move to cover more people to a Medicare for All system, we could actually save the system trillions over an extended period of time."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
Cuts possible, not certain
Says Sen. Dean Heller "wants to cut programs like Social Security and Medicare to pay for tax cuts for his ultra-wealthy donors."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 16th, 2018
Motions and resolutions
Says she is "the only candidate for Senate who refuses to cut Medicare and Social Security or raise the retirement age."
— Politifact Arizona on Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
"Congressman DeSantis voted to cut Social Security and Medicare" and "voted to increase the retirement age."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, August 9th, 2018
One of two scenarios
Says the Koch Brothers sponsored "a study that shows that Medicare for All would save the American people $2 trillion over a 10-year period."
— Politifact National on Friday, August 3rd, 2018
Using aggressive accounting
The Mueller investigation is "soon to be $20,000,000."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Treats tomorrow like yesterday
"We have spent $7 trillion, trillion with a T, $7 trillion in the Middle East."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
They still get Medicaid reimbursements
The omnibus bill "does not designate a single dollar for Planned Parenthood."
— Politifact North Carolina on Friday, April 6th, 2018
$5 trillion figure lacks context
"Tammy Baldwin voted for $5 trillion in higher taxes."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
Yes, but lots of technology upgrades, too
"We're flying 1987 planes with 1987 technology."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
No children removed directly, but estimates say thousands at risk
Says Donald Trump "wants to kick thousands of kids off of BadgerCare."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Before cuts, spending up
"I think if you look at the entire federal government and the president’s commitment to (fighting opioid addiction), you’ll see that there are actually hundreds of millions of dollars increase on this issue."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, May 26th, 2017
But they rise first
A report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office "confirms that the American Health Care Act will lower premiums."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
Gains on AIDS, but a tougher slog with TB
Tuberculosis recently passed "HIV/AIDS as the leading infectious killer globally."
— Politifact Global News Service on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
War of words over Zika money
More than two months ago President Barack Obama signed a bill for more than $1 billion in Zika funding, but "the federal government has still only committed $7 million" to help Florida.
— Politifact Florida on Monday, December 12th, 2016
Dollar estimate is reasonable, but context needed
"Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!"
— Politifact National on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
'Legal' Ponzi; some privatization
Says "Ron Johnson calls Social Security a Ponzi scheme and wants to privatize the program."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, November 4th, 2016
Costs to come
"We’ve spent $6 trillion" on the wars in the Middle East.
— Politifact National on Thursday, October 27th, 2016
That's the rosiest interpretation
"Since I came into office … we have increased the VA budget by 85 percent."
— Politifact National on Friday, September 30th, 2016
Requires many assumptions
Says her campaign platform includes the "biggest investment in new, good-paying jobs since World War II."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, August 17th, 2016