Pace of job creation dropped nearly that much, though Walker not only factor
"Job creation fell by 70 percent in Wisconsin in 2016" under Scott Walker.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
Talking point checks out
In economic growth, "Obama's best year was slower than Bill Clinton's worst year."
— Politifact Georgia on Thursday, July 27th, 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
Indiana not alone; rating precedes his governorship
"We in Indiana have . . . the highest credit rating in the nation."
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 21st, 2016
Lots of time on the road
Says Maggie Hassan was "out of state on 30 days over the last three months."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, May 27th, 2016
The state did reach the magic number
"We got a million jobs."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
New routes came in lawsuit settlement
Since he took office as Milwaukee County executive, "we have never raised" bus fares and "this year there’ll be a million route-miles more than there were five years ago."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, November 23rd, 2015
Two companies, double the revenue
When Carly Fiorina says Hewlett-Packard "revenues went up, that's because she bought Compaq. It was a terrible deal."
— Politifact National on Monday, September 21st, 2015
Yes, though impact on students limited
Says Scott Walker "cut back early voting and signed legislation that would make it harder for college students to vote."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
Tied for last
Wisconsin is "dead last in the Midwest for job creation."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, March 16th, 2015
A notch off on both counts
More than any Republican governor in the 2014 elections, "I took a higher percentage of the Republican vote"and "yet I also carried independents by 12 points."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Texas, by far
Starting in December 2007, "1.4 million jobs were created in Texas. In that same period, the rest of the country lost 400,000 jobs."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Just about what he said
Says Mitch McConnell credits Republicans "for recent economic improvements" even though they took control of the Senate only "days ago."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
He offered the warnings as Auditor General
"I was speaking out on pension reform almost 17 years ago."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, October 20th, 2014
And three times he didn't
"As mayor, [Allan Fung] raised taxes three times."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
Claim off by one notch
Under Scott Walker, "right now, we’re 46th in the country in terms of new businesses started."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, September 29th, 2014
Taveras administration's changes weren't small
"The pension fund in the city of Providence is only 30 percent funded, about the same level as when he [Taveras] took office."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Except this year, and trend is down
"There have been at least 100 shootings each year [Angel Taveras] has been mayor" of Providence.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Friday, August 29th, 2014
Yes, but first budget cut tech school funding
Says he "invested over $100 million in worker training."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, August 24th, 2014
55 U.S. senators say they're lawyers
"There are only about 10 people in the United States Senate who have any real business experience."
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014