"The Railroad Commission of Texas has nothing to do with railroads."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, July 19th, 2018
Best we can tell
Says "our indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton is back to being the only statewide official in the country under indictment."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Approved by Ben Stein
"We’ve been down this road before—blanket protectionism is a big part of why America had a Great Depression."
— Politifact National on Thursday, May 31st, 2018
No ifs or buts
Says Stephen F. Austin and James Bowie promoted slavery.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, March 1st, 2018
Actually more than 80
"The past president (Barack Obama) brought Al Sharpton into the White House something like 80 times."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 9th, 2018
Many too young to remember
"Ronald Reagan was a verified Democrat until his mid-50s."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, September 21st, 2017
They were proposed in 2014
Says his time away from Washington coincides with a "long planned renovation" for the White House.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
He used a Soviet translator with Brezhnev
Says President Richard Nixon held meetings with heads of state without an American interpreter.
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, July 21st, 2017
Redistricting and voter ID law
"How many federal rulings have NOW found intentional discrimination by #Txlege since 2011? 6."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
Many connections to UW
Social Security "was basically invented" at the University of Wisconsin-Madison; "that's where Franklin Roosevelt got the idea."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, December 16th, 2016
Life expectancy was 62 back then
"We adopted the modern Social Security system at a time when the average person died before they were old enough to get Social Security."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, December 12th, 2016
80 percent of seats held by men
Even "though men comprise 49% of the population, they hold 80% of the lawmaking power in the Legislature (144 of 181 seats)."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
"Spanish was the first European language spoken in this country."
— Politifact National on Monday, November 7th, 2016
Same as before
"We’re already bombing seven countries."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, October 21st, 2016
The intelligence community agrees
"We have 17 intelligence agencies, civilian and military, who have all concluded that these espionage attacks, these cyberattacks, come from the highest levels of the Kremlin, and they are designed to influence our election."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Here for hundreds of years
"We've had Muslims in America since George Washington."
— Politifact National on Thursday, October 13th, 2016
"Texas has lost the most law enforcement officers in the line of duty of any state in America."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, September 19th, 2016
Gadhafi a no-show
"When Moammar Gadhafi was set to visit the United Nations, and no one would let him stay in New York, Trump allowed Gadhafi to set up an elaborate tent at his Westchester County (New York) estate."
— Politifact Virginia on Thursday, September 15th, 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
Not exclusively by slaves, but they had a big role
"I wake up every morning in a house (the White House) that was built by slaves."
— Politifact National on Monday, July 25th, 2016