They get a bit under half
"Most of that money (made by the NFL) goes to the players."
— Politifact National on Monday, August 13th, 2018
Violation is not the same as fraud
Says Foxconn "is under investigation in mainland China for securities fraud, environmental fraud and labor fraud."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
Supporting is not 'instrumental'
Says he was "instrumental to passing two (recent) pieces of legislation that were a huge victory for firefighters across the state."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, May 7th, 2018
Claim ignores the cost of paid leave
A national paid leave program "would potentially put into the economy $21 billion dollars annually."
— Politifact New York on Thursday, June 15th, 2017
He failed to sweat the details
Says "Hillary Clinton set aside environmental and labor rules to help a South Korean company with a record of violating workers’ rights set up what amounts to a sweatshop in Haiti."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
These job numbers are apples and oranges
"Seven hundred thousand. That’s how many California jobs will be lost thanks to the politicians raising the minimum wage….Now Florida is adding one million jobs, not losing them."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
No such declaration
Says Scott Walker "said he wouldn't touch" the state civil service system but now supports overhauling it.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, October 2nd, 2015
Claim leaves misleading impression
Says he will pursue change in federal law to protect employees from "extortion from a union" because "the Supreme Court has ruled that federal prohibitions outlawing extortion usually do not apply to unions."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, September 17th, 2015
Unions played a much bigger role
"Unions did not create" the eight-hour work day and the 40-hour work week. "Henry Ford did."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
They're not growing up that fast
Millennials "will be 75 percent of the workforce in the next 10 years."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, June 15th, 2015
No evidence the law improved rank
Thanks to the Act 10 collective bargaining law that took effect four years ago, ACT scores in Wisconsin "are now second-best in the country for states where more than half the kids take the exam."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, June 12th, 2015
Percentage points vs percentage
"We had the biggest drop of the rate of unemployment (in) all but 4 states."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, May 10th, 2015
Viral video overlooks key context in wage gap
Women make only 78 percent of what men make for the same job.
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
Functions more like a pass through
Ninety-five percent of the money used for union-operated worker training centers comes from employers.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 27th, 2015
Most studies disagree
Rhode Island "is one of the worst states" for income equality.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, February 22nd, 2015
Not every time
"Every time we've increased the minimum wage, we've seen a growth in jobs."
— Politifact National on Thursday, November 6th, 2014
A question of fairness
David Perdue "opposes laws that provide equal pay protections for women."
— Politifact Georgia on Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Details of case lost in scrambled facts
Milwaukee County taxpayers paid $370,000 to settle a lawsuit over a decision by Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. to use "untrained corrections officers" rather than deputies to patrol the lakefront.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Lawsuit’s claim lost in translation
The Obama Administration is suing a Wisconsin company for forcing employees to speak English.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, July 20th, 2014
It would take 10 years. Maybe.
The Senate proposal to restore emergency unemployment benefits for five months was "fully paid for."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014