Enough blame to go around
After initially agreeing with Republicans on an amount for Zika funding, "Democrats derailed it."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 4th, 2016
Some effect, but hard to gauge
The House Zika bill "limits access to birth control services needed to help curb the spread of the virus" in Puerto Rico.
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
It could be hundreds of thousands
"There are tens of thousands of homes right here in California where you turn on the faucet but you can't drink the water."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
Individual circumstances come into play
"Today, it is more difficult to enlist in the U.S. military than it is to enroll in college."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
Who really knows the real ratio?
"There are more than twice as many (crisis pregnancy centers) as there are legitimate abortion providers in the United States."
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
It's a distant fourth
The Chris Hani Baragwanath in South Africa is "the world’s third-biggest hospital."
— Politifact Global News Service on Monday, February 29th, 2016
Short term vs. long term
"In reality, gas produced by fracking is worse for the climate than coal."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, January 24th, 2016
Study needs to be treated cautiously, experts say
"As governor of Florida, I used a combination of strategies to help reduce heroin use among youth in Florida by approximately 50 percent."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
Some changes, but hasn't advocated for completely private system
"Ron Johnson said specifically that he hopes the first steps occur to privatize the" Veterans Administration.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, November 27th, 2015
Praises single payer, but doesn't pledge to pursue it
Says Donald Trump "wants to replace" Obamacare "with a single-payer system."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, September 11th, 2015
Defunding curbed access, but 'nowhere to turn' goes too far
Says Scott Walker's defunding of Planned Parenthood "left women across the state stranded with nowhere else to turn" for cancer screenings, breast exams and birth control.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, August 7th, 2015
No in-house mammograms
"97 percent of the work that Planned Parenthood does is about mammograms and preventative health."
— Politifact National on Monday, August 3rd, 2015
The foods are common, organisms in the food are not
"In an average grocery store, roughly 75 percent of processed foods contain genetically modified organisms, or GMOs."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
Figure is credible but not unassailable
"200,000 students attempt suicide every year on college campuses."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, February 20th, 2015
They're not quite on the verge of extinction
"Monarch butterflies are becoming extinct" because of increased use of crops genetically modified to withstand pesticides.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Religious exemptions have existed as well
"It used to be that the only children at school who weren't vaccinated were those who had true medical" conditions. "Now there are 19 states that allow personal belief exemptions."
— Politifact PunditFact on Sunday, February 1st, 2015
It’s just one unconfirmed survey
"Surveys of teens in high school reveal that knowing a classmate who sells cannabis is 90 times more common than knowing a classmate who sells alcohol."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, December 21st, 2014
No specific mandate, but some would be affected based on way the law is constructed
Says Scott Walker is "forcing some women to undergo a transvaginal probe to get an abortion."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, October 24th, 2014
Most mutations go nowhere
"Every time somebody new gets the Ebola virus, it mutates."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, October 16th, 2014
Suits are one-time use, bound for Africa
"The U.S. State Department has ordered 160,000 Hazmat suits for Ebola, prompting concerns that the federal government is anticipating the rapid spread" of the virus.
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, September 19th, 2014