Report backs up claim on short supply of Calif. housing
"California is 49th out of 50 in the United States in per capita housing units. Only Utah can lay claim to being lowest in per capita production."
— Politifact California on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Actually, the regulations are even longer
"The barber regulation here in Missouri is 10,000 words long….the book of Revelation is (also) 10,000 words long."
— Politifact Missouri on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
No suds to go
Brewpubs can't sell growlers of their beer to customers.
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, October 23rd, 2015
A claim that holds up
"Every time [the people from Newport Tent] work in a city or town they have a whole different set of permits that they have to get in order to pitch a tent."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, September 25th, 2014
But DEM says hunting rules don't apply if they are "culling"
Deer baiting, planned for Block Island by DEM, is illegal in Rhode Island.
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, January 26th, 2014
His stats check out
The Obama administration has put out "more of these major rules than the Clinton administration or the Bush administration during comparable times."
— Politifact Ohio on Friday, May 31st, 2013
When good turkeys go bad
Says new Medicare billing guidelines "have nine codes for (injuries by) turkeys."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
Pile of polls
Says 90 percent of Americans and 74 percent of National Rifle Association members support background checks of gun purchasers.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 4th, 2013
Big Brother in the bathroom
"We have a federal government that thinks they have the authority to regulate our toilet seats."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 21st, 2013
Flights curtailed include Amsterdam
Says Delta Air Lines has "once again broken a promise they made to me and to the people of Memphis."
— Politifact Tennessee on Sunday, November 25th, 2012
Multiple surveys, similar message
"Rhode Islanders pay among the highest auto repair bills in the nation."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, July 22nd, 2012
Blame it on the feds.
Federal regulations required the changes to Georgia's driver’s license renewal process.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, July 17th, 2012
Injury rates dropping as sales continue to explode
"Fireworks have never been safer, and their use continues to increase each year."
— Politifact Ohio on Wednesday, July 4th, 2012
Something in the air?
"Three of our cities are among the top five worst cities in the U.S. for asthma."
— Politifact Tennessee on Sunday, June 24th, 2012
Law is firing blanks
A Republican-led softening of firearms training rules means that "untrained individuals" would be allowed to carry guns with a state permit.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, November 21st, 2011
It's even less than 1 percent
The budget for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau "is only about 1 percent of the amount banks generate just from late fees and overdraft fees."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, June 8th, 2011
Another zap for customers
"[Appalachian Power] wants another 10 percent rate increase. The compensation package for CEO Mike Morris rose 22 percent to $8.7 million in 2010."
— Politifact Virginia on Tuesday, April 19th, 2011
"The only segment in the beer market that is growing is the craft beer segment."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
Landlines no longer guaranteed
A telephone company will no longer have to provide landline service to customers if there is an alternative provider, including wireless.
— Politifact Virginia on Saturday, March 5th, 2011
Poll shows people think Wall Street has too much influence.
"There's a big chunk of the country that thinks that I have been too soft on Wall Street."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010