Other statistics are more favorable
"The United States is 65th out of 142 nations and other territories on equal pay."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
Cause and effect not certain
In states that have private-sale background checks for handguns "49 percent fewer women are shot and killed."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, February 16th, 2015
No specific mandate, but some would be affected based on way the law is constructed
Says Scott Walker is "forcing some women to undergo a transvaginal probe to get an abortion."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, October 24th, 2014
An estimate of an estimate
"Every year the average woman loses around $11,000 to the wage gap," which amounts to "a $500,000 vagina tax" over her working career.
— Politifact PunditFact on Friday, October 10th, 2014
Dan Patrick said that if women "get paid less than a man for the same job, that that’s not a problem."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
It's all speculation
Says personhood legislation she sponsored would not have restricted access to reproductive services and was "simply a statement that I support life."
— Politifact National on Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
It's both worse and better
Based on current trends, "15.5 million girls will be married in the next 16 years as children."
— Politifact PunditFact on Monday, September 29th, 2014
"Same work" claim depends on job
Women still do not get paid as much as men, even "for the same work, period."
— Politifact Georgia on Monday, September 15th, 2014
Impact is not entirely clear
"Cory Gardner is sponsoring a bill to ban all abortions right now."
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 28th, 2014
Very small businesses, generally
"The growth rate of women-owned businesses in Texas has nearly doubled that of the nation since President Obama has taken office."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
Voted several times for it too
Says Mitch McConnell voted "two times against the Violence Against Women Act."
— Politifact National on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
Don't take this one to the bank
Says opposing the Paycheck Fairness Act is part of the Koch brothers’ agenda.
— Politifact National on Friday, April 18th, 2014
Numbers are right, but as an attack on Obama, it rings hollow
"Of all the jobs President Obama claims to have created since he started, only 38.5 percent are women. So 61.5 percent have gone to men."
— Politifact PunditFact on Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
UPDATED: Historic in November
"This is the first time in Texas history -- and only the fourth time in United States history -- that two women are running for the top spots."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, December 26th, 2013
Both phenomena occur some; ACA will prohibit
Domestic violence "is seen as a pre-existing" health condition and "women had to pay 50 percent more for health care because of gender ratings," but under Obamacare, "all of that is over."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Sunday, October 6th, 2013
Reading between the lines?
Says Cory Booker "supports late-term and partial-birth abortion and opposes safety regulations."
— Politifact New Jersey on Sunday, September 1st, 2013
No specific deadline
Under a new law regulating abortions, "Even if you're raped, if you don't report it in the first 30 days, the Republicans will force you to have an ultrasound."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
Not that simple
"Women make 77 cents for every dollar earned by men."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Thursday, April 18th, 2013
Claim needs the rest of the story
In South Carolina, women earn 76 cents on the dollar to men’s earnings.
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, April 12th, 2013
He co-sponsored legislation to regulate abortion clinics
Says Matt Wand has sided with anti-choice activists "to restrict access to reproductive health care services."
— Politifact Oregon on Thursday, November 1st, 2012