Hiring pace lags departures
Under Mayor Tom Barrett, the number of Milwaukee police officers "has not increased."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, August 18th, 2014
912 claims resolved, nearly $682,000 paid out
"My Treasury team eliminated a 900-case backlog in the Crime Victim Compensation Program."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, April 27th, 2014
The official number-crunchers say it adds up
"Once our Blueprint for Prosperity is signed into law, we will have delivered $2 billion" in tax relief.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
Officials from Panhandle to Valley
"As attorney general, I have prosecuted judges, district attorneys and other public officials across Texas who violated that (public) trust, who have been corrupted."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Jobs jobs jobs
"Over the last 10 years, Texas created 33 percent of the net new jobs nationwide."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, May 9th, 2013
More than three decades, despite term limits
"I am now the No. 2 member of this House in terms of length of service."
— Politifact Ohio on Friday, January 18th, 2013
Figure off a smidge, but point carries the day
"Unlike the gridlock in Washington, more than 80 percent of the bills we passed during this General Assembly had bipartisan support."
— Politifact Ohio on Thursday, January 17th, 2013
Decline here wasn’t as steep
"Wisconsin still ranks first among the 50 states in manufacturing jobs per capita."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, November 11th, 2012
Company joined first lady's Let's Move campaign
At Bain Capital, "we helped start an early childhood learning company called Bright Horizons that First Lady Michelle Obama rightly praised."
— Politifact National on Friday, August 31st, 2012
Thanks to a good economy
"Before I was governor, tuition was skyrocketing and we stopped that. We capped and then we froze college tuition."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, June 18th, 2012
And she is board chairwoman
Says she is co-owner of Celilo Group Media.
— Politifact Oregon on Saturday, May 5th, 2012
Truth-O-Meter rewards this claim for precision
"The Democrat-controlled Senate, it hasn't passed a budget in more than 1,000 days."
— Politifact Ohio on Thursday, April 26th, 2012
Right on the money
Says he "cut taxes by more than $600 million" when he was governor.
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, March 9th, 2012
In the lead with four
"I've done more impeachments than anybody else in the history of the country."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, December 19th, 2011
Deleting e-mails is standard practice for Mass. governors
Says he followed state law and the precedent of other Massachusetts governors when he erased electronic communications as he left office.
— Politifact National on Friday, December 2nd, 2011
Taxes are indeed down
For "the average middle-class family, your taxes today are lower than when I took office."
— Politifact National on Thursday, December 1st, 2011
Specific cases can be cited
"We’re. . . keeping and creating jobs in our state. From American Greetings, to Wendy’s, to Diebold, we’ve gone to their doorsteps to keep jobs right here in Ohio."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, October 3rd, 2011
Big state, big numbers
"Twenty-five states have lower unemployment than Texas" which is "tied with Mississippi for more minimum-wage jobs than anywhere in the United States."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
To whom will history give the credit?
"We are one of only two states to have eight consecutive months of declining unemployment. Twenty-one states had increased unemployment last month. Ours went down."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, January 3rd, 2011
Braves' origins go back, back, back to 1871
The Atlanta Braves are "the oldest continuously operating professional sports franchise in America."
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, December 14th, 2010