Related conduct can be a crime
"Collusion is not illegal."
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
Not the same
"What Trump is alleged to have done is actually no different than what Barack Obama did in April last year when he made it known that he didn’t want Hillary prosecuted."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, May 18th, 2017
Bill doesn't single out anything as pre-existing condition
The GOP health bill "would once again allow being a rape or domestic violence victim to be a pre-existing condition."
— Politifact California on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
No, though conditions arising from assaults could be
"Under ‘Trumpcare,’" domestic violence and sexual assault "could be considered pre-existing conditions."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
The courts' rulings didn't say that
"I'm calling into question the accuracy of the ruling. The district judge in Seattle said there was no indication of terrorism from these seven countries in our country."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
Efforts didn't stop after donation
Says Chris Koster "fell silent" as attorney general in pursuing a case against a free classified service accused of promoting prostitution after accepting "over $12,000 in campaign contributions' from people affiliated with the service."
— Politifact Missouri on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
Another conspiracy theory
"The man who was in charge of the investigation of Hillary Clinton accepted essentially from Hillary Clinton $675,000 that went to his wife."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
No, probably, and no
Says "Hillary Clinton has pledged amnesty in her first 100 days, and her plan will provide Obamacare, Social Security, and Medicare for illegal immigrants, breaking the federal budget."
— Politifact National on Friday, September 2nd, 2016
Biden overstates the case
Says military commanders have said that if Donald Trump were elected, "they would not follow his orders."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
Actually saving money
"Roy Cooper's refusal to do his job is costing taxpayers money."
— Politifact North Carolina on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
Is a boy always a boy?
Barack Obama issued a decree "demanding that every public school now allow grown men and boys into the little girls’ bathroom."
— Politifact Texas on Sunday, June 26th, 2016
Controversial, yes. Illegal, no.
Says delegates can't "legally" change the Republican National Convention rules to prevent Donald Trump’s nomination.
— Politifact National on Sunday, June 19th, 2016
Actually, your garden variety lawyers group
Says Judge Gonzalo Curiel "is a member of a club or society, very strongly pro-Mexican."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
You've disappointed your constitutional law professor, Ted
"The Democrats in the Senate last year introduced a constitutional amendment to repeal the free speech protections of the First Amendment."
— Politifact Iowa on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
Statement cherry-picks, twists an academic study
"Here’s the simple and undeniable fact: The overwhelming majority of violent criminals are Democrats."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
A point, marred by hyperbole
Two years ago motorists in Ferguson, a city of 20,000 people, "received 31,000 citations. That's at least one citation per person plus 10,000 for visitors. The city is still surviving only on traffic tickets; there's virtually no industry there."
— Politifact Missouri on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
Possible, but not at all automatic
In Milwaukee County, juveniles arrested for car theft "get sent immediately home, because under the point system in juvenile court" on holding suspects, "a stolen car gets zero points."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, October 19th, 2015
After a historically long delay
"Republican leadership took the lead confirming Loretta Lynch as attorney general."
— Politifact National on Sunday, October 18th, 2015
By itself, a joint doesn't get you into the joint
"We are imprisoning or giving jail sentences to young people who are smoking marijuana."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
With protections like this, you don't need enemies
Says Edward Snowden "could have gotten all of the protections of being a whistleblower."