Let's be blunt; no evidence of censorship
Says VA doctors are "censored from being able to talk to their patients" about marijuana, even in states where it is legal for medicinal use
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, November 9th, 2018
Says that U.S. Rep. Andy Barr was "even dismissing the importance of military service" by saying, "We both served our country. I’ve served in a position where ideas matter."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
Focus is how Baldwin reacted to over-prescribing of opioids to veterans
Says Tammy Baldwin was the only member of the Wisconsin congressional delegation "to have a report outlining that a doctor was overprescribing opioids" at the Tomah VA, "later a veteran died" and Baldwin "covered it up."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
Skip this attack
Says Jacky Rosen "skipped work ... at the expense of veterans" to "attend a publicity stunt."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 16th, 2018
The administration couldn't do much to prevent a stomach bug
A recent stomach virus outbreak at the beleaguered Quincy Veterans’ Home shows Gov. Bruce Rauner "is letting persistent health issues jeopardize the wellbeing of our nation’s heroes."
— Politifact Illinois on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
Letting vets go outside the system isn't privatization
Says Donald Trump supports "an agenda out there" to privatize the Veterans Affairs health care system.
— Politifact National on Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
Said it had problems
Says Hillary Clinton said the Veterans Affairs scandal is "over-exaggerated." "She said she was satisfied with what was going on."
Vets groups divided
Says "Donald Trump is a guy who has called for privatization" of the Veterans Administration.
— Politifact National on Monday, July 25th, 2016
Trump wanted vendors ousted
Says Donald Trump "bans disabled veterans from his high rise."
— Politifact Florida on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Every bill? No
Says Pat Toomey visited Joe Sestak and other veterans in 2002 "and then came home and voted against every veterans appropriations bill."
— Politifact Pennsylvania on Monday, February 8th, 2016
Messy interpretation of a messy situation
On the VA: "Over 300,000 veterans have died waiting for care."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, November 9th, 2015
Eighteen permanent employees were fired
"One person has been fired" at the Veterans Administration for withholding services.
— Politifact Florida on Friday, May 22nd, 2015
The timing doesn't line up
Says Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, "skipped an important VA reform hearing to attend three fundraisers."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Senate approved a bill "denying veterans the right to recover their medical costs for cancers they developed while serving their country."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Advocates for some who need funding would disagree
Ann Kuster turned "a blind eye to those in need of funding" by voting "against funding for our nation’s veterans, low-income women and children, the FDA and the National Institutes of Health."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Wednesday, October 16th, 2013
He votes for more
"Tea Party Congressman Frank Guinta voted for billions in cuts to veterans programs."
— Politifact New Hampshire on Thursday, September 27th, 2012
Says critics called the original GI Bill "welfare."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, February 17th, 2012
IEDs are easily the biggest killer, but they account for 50-60 percent of U.S. deaths
In Afghanistan, "it is very, very rare that someone who is killed in action is not killed by an" improvised explosive device, or IED.
— Politifact National on Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
Some medical records, not all
"Veterans can now download their electronic medical records with a click of the mouse."
— Politifact National on Monday, January 31st, 2011
Says one out of three U.S. homeless men is a veteran.
— Politifact Texas on Saturday, January 1st, 2011