Record includes votes for judges on the other side of rulings
"During his 18-year Senate career, (Russ Feingold) supported judges who voted to deny your individual Second Amendment right. … (He) promises to protect those rights, but that's not what his record shows."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Stretch of words
Hillary Clinton said gun confiscation "would be worth considering."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, October 17th, 2016
He voted for another version
Says Marco Rubio voted "against every bill that would have helped keep our families safe. He even voted against a bipartisan measure, introduced by a Republican, to prevent people on the no-fly list from purchasing guns."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
Not unless you consider voting with your party "crossing party lines."
"Toomey crossed party lines… to stop gun sales to suspects on the terror watch list."
— Politifact Pennsylvania on Monday, August 15th, 2016
Slight misquote; and no data, but not a lie
Says Barack Obama "said black males are two times more likely to be shot by a law enforcement officer than white males" and "that is a lie" because "there is no data."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
Hard data on his comparison is elusive
"We flood communities with so many guns that it is easier for a teenager to buy a Glock than get his hands on a computer or even a book."
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 14th, 2016
Claim about gun control measure is a far, far stretch
California’s Proposition 63 would "CRIMINALIZE the sharing of ammunition between friends who may be hunting or shooting together."
— Politifact California on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
Gavel goes down, cameras go off
Says "Paul Ryan shut off the C-SPAN cameras when the Democrats started their sit-in."
— Politifact PunditFact on Monday, June 27th, 2016
Garamendi connects right number with wrong list
"You can’t get on an airplane, but more than 2,000 people on that list have been able to buy a gun."
— Politifact California on Friday, June 24th, 2016
No blanket ban; only fully automatic are essentially banned.
"Assault rifles already are banned."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, June 20th, 2016
Except voting for it again
"He leant his name to a bill, did little or nothing three years ago to try to get it passed, (and) since then has done absolutely nothing other than disavow any attempt to move on the legislation."
— Politifact Pennsylvania on Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
Not at all realistic, experts say
The rifle used by Omar Mateen "shoots off 700 rounds in a minute."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
Consistently moderate on guns
Says Bernie Sanders "has been largely a very reliable supporter of the NRA."
— Politifact National on Thursday, April 14th, 2016
Newsom stretches the truth to an extreme
"So far in 2015, there have been more mass shootings than days."
— Politifact California on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
You can, but it's not easy
"Under Virginia law, if you are a non-federally licensed (gun) dealer, you cannot get a background check even if you want one."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, February 15th, 2016
Grading on a curve
"Gene Green is the NRA’s favorite Democrat in Congress. ... "It’s no wonder the congressman has a lifetime A rating from the NRA."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, February 5th, 2016
Loose correlation, not causation
"Everywhere that we have more citizens carrying guns, crime is less. There's a study showing that where states have open carry or concealed carry, but particularly open carry, the crime is down 25 percent."
— Politifact National on Sunday, January 3rd, 2016
Off by hundreds of thousands
"There are over 700,000 Americans on some watch list or another that would all be captured" in a Democratic amendment intended to stop suspected terrorists from buying guns.
— Politifact National on Sunday, December 6th, 2015
Umpqua allows concealed carry with a permit
Oregon’s Umpqua Community College "where the shooting occurred was a gun-free zone."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
Alongside 40-plus fellow senators
"After Sandy Hook, Ted Cruz stopped Obama’s push for new gun control laws."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, November 13th, 2015