Blame Mexico's elections of '88
"To vote in Mexico every eligible Mexican citizen has to have a tamper-proof photo-ID card with a thumbprint and an embossed hologram."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
He supports no exceptions
Says Scott Walker's views on abortion are more restrictive "than any Republican president in recent times."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, July 16th, 2015
No specific coverage for trans-gender people
Wisconsin's non-discrimination law "doesn't protect members of the trans-gender community."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, May 8th, 2015
"Did you know that the U.S. is one of the very few nations in the world without an official language?"
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, April 6th, 2015
Post created in 1999
Ted Cruz was "the longest-serving solicitor general in the history of Texas."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
Remember, corporations are people, friends
The religious liberty bill proposed in the Georgia House of Representatives does not specifically exclude corporations, which means they can legally claim a religious exemption.
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
A pot of money
"Colorado raked in $60 million in marijuana taxes and licensing fees in the past year."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, January 11th, 2015
They called it the "water cure."
The United States "decided waterboarding was torture back when we court-martialed American soldiers for waterboarding Philippine insurgents in the Philippine revolution."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014
He wasn't alone
"Mike Martinez cut a deal with prosecutors to avoid facing possible jail time and stuck us with his $24,657.50 legal bill."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
Strong legislature, weak governor
Rhode Island's legislature is "the strongest in the country."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, November 30th, 2014
A lawyer demanded "several Houston pastors hand over to the city government many of their private papers, including their sermons."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
More lawsuits but secrecy persists
"In the past three years, we have prosecuted or brought more cases on access to public records than in the previous 12 years combined."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Saturday, October 18th, 2014
Amendment he backed was broadly written
Says Scott Brown "co-sponsored legislation to let employers deny women coverage for birth control."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, October 10th, 2014
And 36 others are collecting over $100,000 a year
"We have a retiree that is collecting a $17,000 paycheck a month . . . tax free."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, October 5th, 2014
Clarke stands by his position
Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. advised citizens to "point that barrel center mass and pull the trigger" because "911 is not our best option."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, August 7th, 2014
She's right, but there's a history of individual suits
"The House of Representatives has never sued a sitting president in all of U.S. history."
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 31st, 2014
Republican votes helped put it over the top
Wisconsin was the "first state to ban public and private sector employment discrimination based on sexual orientation."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
Even a cautious estimate suggests she's right
By 2009, "dozens of senior terrorists had been taken off the battlefield" by drones.
— Politifact National on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Just don't alarm
"Public display of a long rifle is perfectly legal in Texas."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, June 5th, 2014
A public square under a very large dome
"The Capitol rotunda was actually made to invite the people in and to accommodate protests."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, April 14th, 2014