It's more than religious institutions
"An amendment, pushed by Lyndon Johnson many years ago, threatens religious institutions with a loss of their tax-exempt status if they openly advocate their political views."
— Politifact National on Friday, July 22nd, 2016
Says Hillary Clinton "said all work-related emails were sent back to the State Department. The FBI director said, that's not true."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
Putting it on paper helps seal the deal
The United States is "the oldest democracy" in the world.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, July 11th, 2016
Even Ferris Bueller would agree this is right
"A trade war is something very different (than curbing new trade agreements). We went down that road in the 1930s. It made the Great Depression longer and more painful."
— Politifact National on Monday, June 6th, 2016
The evidence has appeared
"We now do have evidence" that Donald Trump is being used as a recruiting tool for terrorists.
— Politifact National on Friday, May 20th, 2016
Goin' back to Woodstock
"For the first time in over 40 years, Republicans don’t hold a single statewide office" in Virginia.
— Politifact Virginia on Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Before April 22, "we have restored the rights of more than 18,000 individuals, which is more than the past seven governors combined in their four-year terms."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, May 9th, 2016
All pain, little gain
When it comes to fighting terrorism, "Another thing we know that does not work, based on lots of empirical evidence, is torture."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
Widely shared Democratic graphic is accurate
"Six justices" on the U.S. Supreme Court have been "confirmed in presidential election years since 1912."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 17th, 2016
Two absentee senators
Like Marco Rubio, Sen. Barack Obama had "one of the worst attendance records in the Senate."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Latinos 17, Latinas 0
"Texas is home to millions of Latinas, but the state has never elected a Latina to Congress."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, February 29th, 2016
Go back nearly 50 years and it was 391 days
"There's never been a (U.S. Supreme Court) vacancy in the last, I think, 30 years, lasting longer than 237 days."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 18th, 2016
Hornung tells it; letter essentially confirms it
Says President John F. Kennedy released a star Green Bay Packer from military reserve duty so that he could play in the 1961 NFL Championship Game.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
47 percent would support a socialist, 58 percent an atheist
When a Gallup poll asked about presidential candidate characteristics, "When they get to the question on, 'Would you vote for a socialist,' it is even less popular than voting for atheists."
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, January 29th, 2016
A California 'just kidding'
"In 40 years of broadcast, I have never endorsed any candidate."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
Blame Mexico's elections of '88
"To vote in Mexico every eligible Mexican citizen has to have a tamper-proof photo-ID card with a thumbprint and an embossed hologram."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
No one can remember it be lowered
The Confederate battle flag at the South Carolina statehouse "must fly at a height of 30 feet. Any changes -- taken down, or even at half-staff, if that can be done -- must be passed by a supermajority of the General Assembly."
— Politifact PunditFact on Sunday, June 21st, 2015
31 percent increase over the past century
Annual precipitation "has increased in Rhode Island by over 12 inches in the last century."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, May 14th, 2015
Looks like a good bet
"The people of Tiverton have historically supported [gambling measures] at a rate higher than the rest of the state."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, May 7th, 2015
But not solely for waterboarding
"After World War II, we tried, convicted, and, in some cases, executed Japanese soldiers for war crimes that included charges of waterboarding."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, January 12th, 2015