Poor connection of dots
"Justice Kennedy quit because he and his son helped Trump launder illegal Russian money through Deutsche Bank."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
No such protection
"Hate speech is not protected by the first amendment."
— Politifact National on Friday, April 21st, 2017
Higher than average, but not highest
The United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit is "the most overturned court in the country."
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, February 10th, 2017
Cuomo did ask about it.
Says CNN’s Chris Cuomo "never asked" Sen. Richard Blumenthal about Blumenthal's misstatements on his own service in Vietnam.
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 9th, 2017
Clinton's views agree
Hillary Clinton "has already said she's going to wipe out the Second Amendment. She doesn't believe in the First Amendment. And, she also believes in big government, which flies in the face of the 10th Amendment"
— Politifact New York on Friday, August 12th, 2016
She never said that
Says Hillary Clinton "doesn’t believe in your right to keep a gun at home for self-defense."
— Politifact North Carolina on Thursday, August 11th, 2016
Garland didn't hear the case
Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland "voted to uphold" D.C.’s ban on handguns.
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, April 4th, 2016
Says Senate Republicans are "following a longstanding tradition of not filling vacancies on the Supreme Court in the middle of a presidential election year."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
He never heard this case
Says Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland "voted, so the folks know, in Washington, D.C., to keep guns away from private citizens."
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, March 18th, 2016
None even Ryan's staff could cite
"There is a precedent" for not nominating someone to the U.S. Supreme Court "in the middle of a presidential election."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, March 4th, 2016
A 'Heck' of a claim
"Every Republican Senate candidate has now announced whether or not they support the Senate taking up the Supreme Court vacancy…except for Congressman Heck."
— Politifact Nevada on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016
Back to the history books
"It's been since 1888 that a Senate of a different party than the president in the White House confirmed a Supreme Court nominee."
— Politifact Colorado on Friday, February 26th, 2016
Expert: 'He's clearly wrong'
"There comes a point in the last year of the president, especially in their second term, where you stop nominating" both Supreme Court justices and Court of Appeals judges.
— Politifact National on Sunday, February 14th, 2016
Initial reservation followed by support
"I didn’t support Sonia Sotomayor."
— Politifact National on Friday, January 15th, 2016
Them's fightin' words
"Hate speech is excluded from protection" under the First Amendment.
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Not Hillary's plan
Says Hillary Clinton's health care plan from the 1990s "had a broader provision in favor of corporate right to back out" of providing contraceptive coverage than the one created by the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision.
— Politifact PunditFact on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
A majority of the cases started under the Bush administration
The "9-0 decision last week was the 13th time the Supreme Court voted 9-0 that the president had exceeded his constitutional authority."
— Politifact National on Sunday, June 29th, 2014
There's a long history of pushing the envelope
Says President Barack Obama "is the first president we've ever had who thinks he can choose which laws to enforce and which laws to ignore."
— Politifact National on Monday, March 10th, 2014
Considered but never nominated
Says Debo Adegbile "was nominated to serve as a judge on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals" and "was abruptly withdrawn by the administration."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 27th, 2014
Numbers steady amid conflicts
Wisconsin's Supreme Court justices are "deciding fewer opinions in civil and criminal cases than they used to."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, February 18th, 2013