Wrong for the president, REALLY wrong for Congress
Says President Barack Obama "has taken less vacation days than any other president in a generation," while Congress "has taken more vacation days than any other Congress in history."
— Politifact National on Friday, September 9th, 2016
Taking it to the loo
"And while (Ted) Strickland proposed cuts for services for children, he wasted over $250,000 remodeling his bathrooms at the governor’s mansion."
— Politifact Ohio on Thursday, September 1st, 2016
Deleted? So why are her comments still there?
Says Hillary Clinton "has even deleted this record of total support (for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement) from her book."
— Politifact National on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
At least 8 times is never "never"
Until the new Iran deal, China and Russia "have never voted with us at the U.N. on any sanctions on Iran in the past."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
Party cites us, but we don't do that kind of rating
Says Gov. Scott Walker "has been rated America’s most factually-challenged politician."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, March 27th, 2015
Jobbed on jobs?
The U.S. unemployment rate has "been massaged, it’s been doctored."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, January 26th, 2015
Attack misconstrues leaked memos
"Michelle Nunn’s own plan says she funded organizations linked to terrorists."
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, September 26th, 2014
Treasurer's 'calculation' ignores half the equation
"Residential property taxes [in Providence] are up nearly 27 percent under Mayor Taveras."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, May 4th, 2014
Actually, it's down
Under Scott Walker, Wisconsin "unemployment's up" from 4.8% to 6.2%
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, March 7th, 2014
An extreme disregard for the truth
Oregon Rep. Tina Kotek, D-Portland, has "never held a job nor run a business"
— Politifact Oregon on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
His own administration warned against this math
Wisconsin has created "just under 100,000" jobs since he took office.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, December 16th, 2012
Party's own timeline rebuts this claim
Says Ohio Treasurer Josh "Mandel first claimed bank fraud in June 2010 but did nothing for more than a year while raising money for his (Republican) Senate campaign."
— Politifact Ohio on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012
Bold? Yes. Accurate? No.
"Make no mistake -- Sherrod Brown is one of the main D.C. politicians responsible for Ohio jobs moving to China."
— Politifact Ohio on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
Doyle didn't sign it, but Walker voted for it
A 10-year state program that created 202 jobs at a cost of $247,000 per job was approved by former Gov. Jim Doyle.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 17th, 2012
You don't have to be in Washington to get work done
Congressman Scott DesJarlais "is spending his one year anniversary on vacation -- only working 6 days in all of January."
— Politifact Tennessee on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012
Discounts any time spent helping constituents, visiting district
Freshman Rep. Bob Gibbs "is spending his one year anniversary on vacation — only working 6 days in all of January."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, January 16th, 2012
Um, ground hasn’t even been broken on the clinic itself yet
"Already, the mayor of Green Bay is having ribbon-cutting after ribbon-cutting for economic development around the new VA center."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, December 16th, 2010
With group's upside down math, giving back less means getting paid more
Says Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker "increased his own pay by $50,000."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, October 29th, 2010
If this were the art world instead of politics, it would be considered forgery
Says "the headlines … tell the story" of how Walker has "mismanaged" Milwaukee County
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, October 3rd, 2010
No proof ... just an off-base hunch
Says the Feingold garage ad "is a fake: He’s not standing in front of his house."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, September 29th, 2010