Comey said the system is imperfect but effective
"The director of the FBI said that we cannot properly vet people coming from the Middle East."
— Politifact Florida on Friday, August 12th, 2016
Not American money
Says Hillary Clinton's Iran nuclear deal "lined the pockets of the world's number one state sponsor of terrorism with your money."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, July 29th, 2016
ISIS roots predate Secretary Clinton
"In 2009, pre-Hillary, ISIS was not even on the map."
— Politifact Florida on Thursday, July 21st, 2016
Security team never told not to go
"We defied the stand-down orders" during the Benghazi attack.
— Politifact National on Monday, July 18th, 2016
Killed some terrorists, but supported others
"You know what (Saddam Hussein) did well? He killed terrorists."
— Politifact National on Thursday, July 7th, 2016
GOP report paints different picture
"During the (Benghazi) attack, a stand-down order was given, and our troops were told to change their clothes four times."
— Politifact National on Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Garamendi connects right number with wrong list
"You can’t get on an airplane, but more than 2,000 people on that list have been able to buy a gun."
— Politifact California on Friday, June 24th, 2016
No blanket ban; only fully automatic are essentially banned.
"Assault rifles already are banned."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, June 20th, 2016
The case for keeping Uighurs at Gitmo lacked evidence
Says Merrick Garland "authored an opinion that resulted in the release of 17 Guantanamo Bay prisoners who were part of a group of violent Islamist extremists the State Department had designated as terrorists."
— Politifact Pennsylvania on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Material support could mean giving soup
Says President Barack Obama "himself has granted waivers allowing into the United States refugees who provided material support to terrorists."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, December 18th, 2015
No line item, but government spends on violent extremism
Says President Barack Obama’s homeland security budget had "$16 million to fight climate change" but "didn't have a line item to fight violent extremism."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, December 18th, 2015
Not strictly by the book
In 2000, "I wrote about Osama bin Laden, ‘We’ve got to take him out.’"
— Politifact Virginia on Friday, December 11th, 2015
Not representative of American Muslims
Says 25 percent of U.S. Muslims "agreed that violence against Americans here in the United States is justified as a part of the global jihad."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
Two dozen narrowly defined
The United States has "10,000 IRS agents making sure that you don't take an improper charity deduction," but to fight terrorism, it has "less than two dozen people focusing on countering violent extremism at home."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, November 25th, 2015
67 percent of less than 1 percent of refugees
In 2013, the United States "accepted 67 percent of the world’s refugees."
— Politifact PunditFact on Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
Ability exists, but not foolproof
"There is currently no ability to vet these people," referring to Syrian refugees.
— Politifact National on Thursday, November 19th, 2015
The link is indirect and complicated
Climate change is "directly related" to the growth of terrorism.
— Politifact National on Monday, November 16th, 2015
Misses a whole lot of the picture
Out of the total U.S. military budget, "significantly less than 10 percent of that money is used to fight international terrorism."
— Politifact National on Sunday, November 15th, 2015
Distorting a complicated situation
Says Hillary Clinton told her daughter and a government official that Benghazi "was a terrorist attack, and then tells everybody else that it was a video."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
Low and outside
"In 1940, only 7 percent of Germans were Nazis."
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, August 28th, 2015