Some U.S. crude oil goes to Canada
"We're the only major oil-producing nation in the world with a self-imposed ban on exporting our crude oil to other nations."
— Politifact Virginia on Thursday, September 17th, 2015
MIA: Hillary's enthusiasm for TPP
Bernie Sanders opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and Hillary Clinton supports it.
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
UPDATED: China a distant No. 2
Our "trade with Mexico is $720 million a day; that’s our No. 1 trading partner."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, June 13th, 2014
Tire jobs saved, others lost
Chinese tire imports threatened 1,000 American jobs, so President Obama "stood up to China and protected American workers. Mitt Romney attacked Obama's decision."
— Politifact National on Monday, October 1st, 2012
Prices are expected to drop over the next decade
Says Oregon canned blueberries will be cheaper in South Korea thanks to a trade agreement.
— Politifact Oregon on Tuesday, December 20th, 2011
Her numbers are a little off, but the disparity is real
"Last year, Korea sold nearly half a million cars in our country. ... The United States, you know how much we sell to them? Six thousand. What kind of deal is that?"
— Politifact Ohio on Tuesday, October 4th, 2011
Yes, but categories not clear cut
"You see a whole bunch of Korean cars here in the United States, and you don't see any American cars in Korea."
— Politifact National on Monday, July 4th, 2011
A man a plan Panama!
"According to 2009 estimates, an agreement with Panama could result in almost 1,900 Florida jobs in the first year – and about 15,000 jobs after five years."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, March 21st, 2011
Recession lessened the daily bill, but it's climbing again
More than 10 years of free trade "has brought a $2 billion per day trade deficit."
— Politifact Ohio on Monday, November 22nd, 2010
"Over 80 percent of our trade deficit today is with countries that are not trade agreement partners, that are not level playing fields for the United States."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, August 19th, 2010
By two measures, yes; by one measure, no
"We now actually import more oil than we did before 9/11."
— Politifact National on Monday, June 7th, 2010