Critics mocked it, supporters praised it
"When Abraham Lincoln made the Gettysburg Address speech, the great speech, do you know he was ridiculed? He was ridiculed."
— Politifact National on Friday, September 7th, 2018
He's done mass phone calls, Facebook Lives
Says U.S. Rep. John Carter "hasn’t held a town hall in five years."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
Roll the tape
Says Ronald Reagan said immigrants "brought with them courage and the values of family, work, and freedom. Let us pledge to each other that we can make America great again."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
Hundreds of months
Says May 2018 marked the 401st straight month of global temperatures exceeding the 20th century average.
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
But for Tallahassee and Trenton
Says Austin has "been ranked repeatedly as one of the most, if not the most, economically segregated cities in the country."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Crowded and poor
"I come from the poorest ZIP code in San Antonio."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Capitalizing on Texas capital
Says Austin is the "safest big city in Texas with an unemployment rate under 3% that has been named the best place to live in the entire United States two years running."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 26th, 2018
Answer in long and short forms
The census "for years and years and years, decades, has asked, ‘Are you a citizen of the United States of America?’"
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
"1 in 100 people are sociopaths."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, March 30th, 2018
Slaves were huge part of history
"There were slaves in 1845 who helped construct and build the Old Capitol."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, February 1st, 2018
UPDATED: Untested in court
Says Texas House rules authorized by the Texas Constitution supersede the state law permitting anyone to record a public government meeting.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Counting up cabinet members
"Trump's Cabinet is more white and more male than any first Cabinet since President Ronald Reagan’s."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
UPDATED: Texas tougher
"The overwhelming majority of America’s elite universities, they no longer require history majors to take a single course in American history."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, January 30th, 2017
An uncommon brag
"I had the longest judicial vacancy in the history of the United States."
— Politifact North Carolina on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
We couldn't find another one
Says Donald Trump is "the first person running for president, Republican or Democrat, who refused to say that he would respect the results of this election."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Experts: Yes, but
The Democratic Party "is the oldest continuous political party in the world."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, October 24th, 2016
A bit high
Says Tim Kaine "actually tried to raise taxes by about $4 billion."
— Politifact Virginia on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
As good as gold, she said
Says Hillary Clinton called the Trans-Pacific Partnership "the gold standard. You called it the gold standard of trade deals. You said it’s the finest deal you’ve ever seen."
— Politifact National on Monday, September 26th, 2016
He saw "great opportunities"
Says Donald Trump "was one of the people who rooted for the housing crisis. He said back in 2006, ‘Gee, I hope it does collapse because then I can go in and buy some and make some money.’ "
Says Donald Trump has outlined "policies that read like a Kremlin wish list."
— Politifact National on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016