Solid precedent from 1990
"The impending work stoppage is unlawful."
— Politifact National on Monday, February 26th, 2018
Reflects 10 years on the bench
Says that as a judge, she has "presided over more than 10,000 cases."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, February 16th, 2018
Over the line
The White House staff risks violating federal ethics rules if they participate in Donald Trump’s "fake news awards."
— Politifact National on Thursday, January 11th, 2018
Not meant as political cudgel
"I think what the authors of the (25th) Amendment principally had in mind was some kind of physical incapacitation or serious mental illness or a breakdown, an inability to function in office."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
Redistricting and voter ID law
"How many federal rulings have NOW found intentional discrimination by #Txlege since 2011? 6."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
The data is clear
"President Obama became the first president since Carter to leave the White House with a smaller federal prison population than when he took office."
— Politifact National on Thursday, May 18th, 2017
That's what Clarke said
Says Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. has said Black Lives Matter "is a terrorist movement, a hate group and calls it, Black LIES Matter."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, April 17th, 2017
Not one size fits all
"There are no federal or state laws that say prosecutors must seek death sentences. And the United States Supreme Court has banned all state laws that make executions mandatory for murders."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, April 6th, 2017
He has. Repeatedly
Says Donald Trump "thinks stop-and-frisk is fine."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, December 9th, 2016
Burr doesn't deny it
Says Richard Burr "was one of only three senators who voted against a ban on insider trading for members of Congress. And he called that vote brave."
— Politifact North Carolina on Saturday, November 5th, 2016
Charged with violating Federal Housing Act
"Trump Management was charged with discriminating against African-Americans and breaking federal law."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
It's more than religious institutions
"An amendment, pushed by Lyndon Johnson many years ago, threatens religious institutions with a loss of their tax-exempt status if they openly advocate their political views."
— Politifact National on Friday, July 22nd, 2016
Don't bother smoking it
"You can import as many hemp products into this country as you want...but we can’t grow it."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
As head of a large office
"As a former federal prosecutor, I prosecuted over 4,000 cases."
— Politifact Missouri on Monday, April 25th, 2016
All pain, little gain
When it comes to fighting terrorism, "Another thing we know that does not work, based on lots of empirical evidence, is torture."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
Precedent six times over
"Six justices" on the U.S. Supreme Court have been "confirmed in presidential election years since 1912."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, March 17th, 2016
Go back nearly 50 years and it was 391 days
"There's never been a (U.S. Supreme Court) vacancy in the last, I think, 30 years, lasting longer than 237 days."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 18th, 2016
A long path to reversal on a contentious bill
Says Bernie Sanders "has reversed his position on immunity" for gun manufacturers and sellers.
— Politifact National on Sunday, January 17th, 2016
Geneva Conventions say don't target civilians
"If you are going to kill the families of terrorists, realize that there's something called the Geneva Convention we're going to have to pull out of."
— Politifact National on Thursday, December 17th, 2015
Mad at your dealer? Call 911
A Texas police department bought an ad telling drug dealers, "We can take your competition off the streets for FREE."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, October 30th, 2015