"Tim Kaine doesn’t want a border at all. He wants to get rid of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and basically the border patrol as well."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
Nothing links Wisconsin senator with Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
Says Tammy Baldwin is "more worried about the mastermind of 9/11" than supporting CIA director nominee Gina Haspel.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, May 18th, 2018
Where to begin ...
"I am still waiting for someone to produce pieces of the alleged plane" that caused the Twin Towers to collapse.
— Politifact North Carolina on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
Says that "along the southern border of the U.S.," the government apprehends "seven individuals a day who are either known or suspected terrorists."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
That's not how it works
Says of the diversity visa lottery program, "they give us their worst people, they put them in a bin," and "the worst of the worst" are selected.
— Politifact National on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
Term existed well before Obama
"There's no such thing as a lone wolf. ... That was a phrase invented by the last administration to make Americans stupid."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 10th, 2017
Plenty of proof it was Russia
Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich "apparently was assassinated at 4 in the morning, having given WikiLeaks something like 53,000 emails and 17,000 attachments. ... It turns out, it wasn’t the Russians."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
Made up by the FBI?
"This Russia thing with Trump and Russia is a made-up story. It's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should've won."
— Politifact National on Friday, May 12th, 2017
Accusations came a month before election
"If Russia, or some other entity, was hacking, why did the White House wait so long to act? Why did they only complain after Hillary lost?"
— Politifact National on Thursday, December 15th, 2016
Says Hillary Clinton "wants to let people just pour in. You could have 650 million people pour in and we do nothing about it. Think of it. That’s what could happen. You triple the size of our country in one week."
— Politifact National on Monday, October 31st, 2016
No calls for internment by Rubio
Says Marco Rubio said "we should be considering internment" of Muslims, and "maybe we should close down cafes and diners where Muslims gather and in fact compared them to the Nazi party."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, December 10th, 2015
"We’re the only nation in the world that does not use the military to secure our border."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, June 5th, 2015
Lighter security, and “savings” was spent elsewhere
Action by the Milwaukee County Board will "provide the County Executive with the same level of security as the Governor and the Mayor of Milwaukee while saving taxpayers $300,000."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, January 19th, 2014
Move to trash
"U.S. Department of Homeland Security has told banks -- in writing -- it may inspect safe deposit boxes without warrant and seize any gold, silver, guns or other valuables it finds inside those boxes!"
— Politifact National on Friday, July 26th, 2013
Claim goes AWOL
U.S. military uniforms are manufactured in China.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, September 2nd, 2012
E-mail is based on six fabricated quotes
Accuses President Barack Obama of making contradictory claims about efforts to kill Osama bin Laden in 2008 and 2011.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 7th, 2011
It's a small percent but a very large number of people
"Very, very, very few people get a pat-down" when they go through airport security.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011
Few pay that price
Transporting drugs "is the price of admission" for people crossing the border illegally.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
Borders on fabrication
U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin didn't want a border fence to block illegal immigration "because he is afraid that someone will get hurt trying to go around the fence."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, June 25th, 2010
No, Boxer's not more worried about thunderstorms
"Barbara Boxer's worried about the weather" instead of terrorism as the biggest threat to national security.
— Politifact National on Friday, June 4th, 2010