Tim Kaine urged "$500 billion in Medicare cuts."
— Politifact Virginia on Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
$2.8B deposited into funds
Says Joe Kyrillos "voted to raid the state's pension funds by $2.8 billion that is costing New Jersey taxpayers still today to the tune of nearly $15 billion dollars to repay that money."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, June 17th, 2012
Says "Oregon is one of only three states that allow the use of gillnets on inland waters."
— Politifact Oregon on Thursday, June 14th, 2012
Connection dubious; numbers off
Says Gov. Scott Walker "took away $1.6 billion from schools and handed it off as over $2 billion in tax breaks to the rich."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Accuracy ailing in this health care claim
Says Sen. Sherrod Brown "cast the deciding vote on the government takeover of health care."
— Politifact Ohio on Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
Still need federal review
Says new figures he released showing Wisconsin job gains for 2011 are "the final job numbers."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, May 24th, 2012
Law he signed doesn't deny equal pay
Says Gov. Scott Walker said "no to equal pay for equal work for women."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, May 17th, 2012
Romney's own words say otherwise
Says Mitt Romney would deny gay people the right to adopt children.
— Politifact National on Monday, May 14th, 2012
Dems' plan closes loopholes on high-paid professionals
Democrats plan to keep student loan interest rates low "by raising taxes on small businesses, very small businesses … the kinds of small businesses that give jobs to graduates."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, May 11th, 2012
The EPA told us to
Says the mayor’s job "is to make sure that if somebody is trying to build a set of water treatment plants to cure us from cryptosporidium we don’t have, we don't say yes even if CH2M Hill wants us to."
— Politifact Oregon on Saturday, May 5th, 2012
Not with a 2009 deadline
Says we could have saved ourselves the cost of building the Powell Butte water reservoir.
Not tax credits, not stimulus, not to Finland
Says the stimulus bill sent tax credits overseas, such as "half a billion to an electric car company that created hundreds of jobs in Finland."
— Politifact National on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012
Questionable survey from years ago
"After four years of a celebrity president … 85% (of recent college grads are) moving back in with their parents."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
Never say ‘never’
"In my years in the State Legislature, I have never voted for a tax increase."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, April 29th, 2012
He's helped schools, just not in 2003
Says "I worked with our Mayor and other commissioners to help save the school year when a budget crisis in Salem threatened to cut four weeks of the school year," including negotiating with teachers to work for free.
— Politifact Oregon on Friday, April 27th, 2012
Solyndra, Alaska, Keystone pushing up today's prices? No.
Gas prices have doubled because "Obama opposed exploring for energy in Alaska. He gave millions of tax dollars to Solyndra, which then went bankrupt. And he blocked the Keystone pipeline. So we will all pay more at the pump."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, April 19th, 2012
Accuracy ailing in this blast from the past
"When (Marcy) Kaptur fought for the Democrats' prescription drug benefit for seniors, (Dennis) Kucinich voted no."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, March 5th, 2012
It was the high end of a temporary projection that didn't materialize
Mitt Romney "left Massachusetts $1 billion in debt."
— Politifact National on Friday, March 2nd, 2012
By this rationale, all of Congress could be in trouble
Says Ohio Rep. Marcy Kaptur "actually lives" in "a fancy condo in the Washington, D.C. suburbs."
— Politifact Ohio on Friday, March 2nd, 2012
Evidence says he doesn't
Says Mitt Romney supports cap and trade.
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 16th, 2012