Steel plant's fortunes tanked under Bain
After they bought GST Steel, "Mitt Romney and his partners loaded it with debt, closed the Kansas City plant and walked away with a healthy profit, leaving hundreds of employees out of work with their pensions in jeopardy."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, May 16th, 2012
Sweeping breaks for developers and retailers
Says "I don’t agree with Mr. Hales that we should give a sweeping break to the developers to allow them to build that infill housing without paying for those very basics."
— Politifact Oregon on Saturday, May 5th, 2012
"Guilty" a flawed descriptive
Says Ted Cruz represents a Chinese company found guilty of stealing blueprints from an American manufacturer.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 19th, 2012
Spending bills were loaded with pork
George Allen "voted for 40,000 earmarks."
— Politifact Virginia on Wednesday, April 18th, 2012
A lot rarer fate than media coverage would suggest
Because of the new health care law, "Americans no longer will see their coverage dropped or capped when illness strikes."
— Politifact National on Monday, March 19th, 2012
Money was expected to go fast
By the time Obama took office, "The Bush administration had given the car companies $13 billion and the money was now gone."
Widely cited number, but there's a smaller alternative figure, too
Because of the new health care law, "2.5 million young adults now have coverage."
— Politifact National on Friday, March 16th, 2012
Add "former" before "Romney adviser," and it would have gotten a True
"Romney adviser admits Romneycare was blueprint for Obamacare."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 16th, 2012
UPDATED: A fine by any other name....
Newt Gingrich "was fined $300,000 for ethics violations."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 7th, 2012
Gingrich admitted he could have used different words
Says Newt Gingrich said "Spanish is the language of the ghetto."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
Not widespread, but a variety of hikes that size
Says Wisconsin Democrats during the previous administration adopted "double-digit tax increases."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
Not a great chapter in the Bain story
"While Romney was a director of the Damon Corporation, the company was defrauding Medicare of millions."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, January 23rd, 2012
It won't be happening immediately
Mitt Romney is "tearing down his 3,000-square-foot house to build an 11,000-square-foot house."
— Politifact National on Friday, January 13th, 2012
He was key in fixing mess in Salt Lake
Says he "helped save" the Olympic games.
— Politifact National on Friday, January 6th, 2012
No argument from Santorum
Says Rick Santorum voted for the Bridge to Nowhere.
— Politifact Texas on Monday, January 2nd, 2012
Closing loopholes drove up revenue
Says Mitt Romney raised business taxes 20 percent in Massachusetts.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
Most candidates do
"Traditionally, presidential candidates release their tax returns . . . Mitt Romney still won’t."
— Politifact National on Friday, December 16th, 2011
His energy policies stay the same either way
Says Mitt Romney has said different things about whether global warming is caused by humans
— Politifact National on Wednesday, November 30th, 2011
Romney wasn't always a Reaganite
Says Mitt Romney has flip-flopped on his support for President Reagan’s policies.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, November 29th, 2011
Jonesing for more cash
"41 cents out of every dollar (the U.S. spends) is borrowed from places like China."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, November 16th, 2011