Republicans have bounced back in recent polls
"The Republican Party has the worst reputation in American polling of any political party in history."
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, September 12th, 2014
By one measure yes, by others no
"13 percent of Americans, the lowest ever, are without health care."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Haven't dropped as much as GOP chairman said
Says Hillary Clinton’s approval rating went from 70 percent to 52 percent in 18 months.
— Politifact National on Sunday, June 15th, 2014
There has been wandering -- back and forth
Americans "bought into climate change" in 2004-06, but then most "began wandering away from this issue."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
From a choice of just three options--government, business, labor
A recent Gallup poll found that 72 percent of Americans and 56 percent of Democrats "say the biggest threat to our nation's security is big government."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
Millennials lean Democratic when they vote
Says 50 percent of millennials don’t associate with "any political party."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, March 17th, 2014
Readers caught a wrong number
"The latest Quinnipiac poll found that nearly six-in-ten Americans oppose ObamaCare -- 30% support the law and 57% oppose it."
— Politifact National on Thursday, December 19th, 2013
Some presidents, but not all
Says Barack Obama’s approval rating "is right in the average" for second-term presidents at this point.
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
"Don't know" or "Don't care" weren't options
"Seventy-four percent of Rhode Islanders support [a] national popular vote [for president] because they, as I, believe in one person-one vote."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, June 30th, 2013
Secular term goes too far
"Secular Americans are the fastest-growing religious identification demographic in this country."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, November 18th, 2012
Not really a comeback win
Says Ronald Reagan "was behind in the polls in 1980 going into the debate with Jimmy Carter and then turned around 10 days later and won 40 states."
— Politifact New Jersey on Monday, October 1st, 2012
We are pessimistic, and long have been
"The majority of Americans now doubt that our children will have a better future."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 30th, 2012
Recall effect not quite so clear
"70 percent of the people who voted" on June 5, 2012, "just didn’t feel comfortable with the recall of the governor," weakening any idea that Wisconsin is "fully behind this Walker agenda."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, June 22nd, 2012
UPDATE: After reader feedback, we reconsider
"The majority of Americans are conservatives."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, February 24th, 2012
It was 40-ish
In April 2009 "the Democrats were in control, and the congressional (approval) rating was 40 percent."
— Politifact National on Friday, November 11th, 2011
Only 20 percent of the participants gave feedback
Says "of the 2,000 Portland households in the year-long (composting) pilot, 87 percent of participants reported being satisfied with the overall system."
— Politifact Oregon on Sunday, August 14th, 2011
Only--not counting three others
Says a poll found him the only Republican candidate who could beat Barack Obama in Texas -- and by eight points.
— Politifact Texas on Sunday, August 14th, 2011
Different polls reach different conclusions
"The average Republican voter thinks there should be some revenue as part of this deal."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
Aggregate of polls show more even divide
The majority of people in polls do "not support Obamacare."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 8th, 2011
Mid-term marks below average but above Reagan's in first term
Obama’s mid-term approval ratings are similar to other presidents who went on to re-election.
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, January 10th, 2011