Says Brett Kavanaugh "refused to uphold key patient protections in the past."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
Says Patrick Morrisey’s "family’s firm was paid $500,000 to lobby AGAINST Trump’s last Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch."
— Politifact National on Friday, July 13th, 2018
Was in 2009
Says Brett Kavanaugh "has said the president shouldn't be investigated."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
Links are shadowy
Says Supreme Court rival Michael Screnock "is running with the Koch brothers support."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, March 29th, 2018
Would've been safer dropping 'judicial'
"We’ve seen more filibusters on judicial nominees by the Republicans under President Obama than we saw in the whole history of the United States Senate."
— Politifact National on Sunday, April 9th, 2017
Not quite the "standard"
Says President Barack Obama’s nominees met a standard of 60 votes, "a standard that was met by Elena Kagan as well as Sonia Sotomayor, President Obama's choices."
— Politifact Illinois on Thursday, February 9th, 2017
Clearing hurdles required 60 votes, final vote didn't
Says former President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court nominations "required 60 votes."
— Politifact National on Thursday, February 9th, 2017
An unsettled legal question
"Paying for a hotel room is not a gift or a present and it has nothing to do with an office. It's not an emolument."
— Politifact National on Friday, January 13th, 2017
Heller broader than just toddlers
"What the District of Columbia was trying to do (with its handgun ban) was to protect toddlers from guns."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Uncommon but not unheard of
"For more than 80 years, there has not been a nomination and confirmation of a Supreme Court Justice in a presidential election year. This is simply not the time to break with decades of bipartisan practice."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Friday, March 18th, 2016
Some notes are missing
"Republicans control the U.S. Senate with 54 seats, but those 54 senators were elected by only two-thirds the number of voters who elected the Democrats. In the Senate, the majority party represents a minority of the people."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, March 17th, 2016
"It’s highly unusual to have a Supreme Court confirmation in a presidential election year. The last one was 1940."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, February 22nd, 2016
More a matter of chance than tradition
"It has been 80 years since a Supreme Court vacancy was nominated and confirmed in an election year. There is a long tradition that you don't do this in an election year."
— Politifact National on Sunday, February 14th, 2016
Similar language, but different context and intent
Says Bill Clinton signed a law "very similar to," and Barack Obama voted for a law "something like," Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, April 13th, 2015
On the books, but held up in court
Wisconsin requires, "by law, a photo ID to vote."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, January 30th, 2015
Difference between 'orders' and 'actions'
"This president has offered fewer executive actions than almost any other president preceding his presidency in recent history."
— Politifact National on Sunday, July 13th, 2014
By one credible measure; another source differs
Florida has "the most errors and exonerations from death row."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Depends on the method, complexity
"Opponents of Section 5 (of the Voting Rights Act) complain of state expense, yet their only cost is the paper, postage and manpower required to send copies of legislation to the federal government for review."
— Politifact Georgia on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013
No 'fertility cliff,' but science isn't settled
"Very few men outlive their own fertility."
— Politifact National on Thursday, March 28th, 2013
Presidents and senators can't directly 'overturn' decision
Says Mitt Romney and George Allen "would overturn Roe v. Wade and allow states to end safe, legal abortion even in cases of rape, incest or when a woman's life is at risk."
— Politifact National on Friday, October 19th, 2012