It's silent on separations
"There’s actually a court order that prevents keeping the kids with the parents when you put the parents in jail."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, June 18th, 2018
Apples-oranges comparison; Missouri rate not 8%
Wisconsin's Lincoln Hills youth prison has a "66 percent recidivism rate," while "states like Missouri, that have more of a regional model -- 8 percent."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
About 30 percent
"Only 20 percent of our current graduates from Texas high schools go ahead and achieve either a national certificate or a community college degree -- or a college degree."
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
Pivotal: Whether a teacher's conduct endangered kids
Says Tony Evers "allowed a middle-school teacher found guilty of spreading pornographic material at school to keep teaching students."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, September 8th, 2017
Criticism goes too far
"Obamacare has failed."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
Twists rival's voting record
Democrat Stephen Webber "voted to allow sex offenders to be within 500 feet of childcare centers and playgrounds, and even voted to allow sex offenders to be coaches."
— Politifact Missouri on Sunday, November 6th, 2016
No, probably, and no
Says "Hillary Clinton has pledged amnesty in her first 100 days, and her plan will provide Obamacare, Social Security, and Medicare for illegal immigrants, breaking the federal budget."
— Politifact National on Friday, September 2nd, 2016
It's the reverse
In Liberia, "a girl is more likely to be married by 18 than to know how to read."
— Politifact Global News Service on Monday, August 1st, 2016
Is a boy always a boy?
Barack Obama issued a decree "demanding that every public school now allow grown men and boys into the little girls’ bathroom."
— Politifact Texas on Sunday, June 26th, 2016
Trafficking in bad stats
In Ohio, "each year an estimated 1,000 children become victims of human trafficking, and over 3,000 more are at risk."
— Politifact Ohio on Friday, June 10th, 2016
"Austin ISD has the highest graduation rate of every major city in Texas."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, June 10th, 2016
Got breast milk?
Says a WHO proposal "portrays milk and dairy products as an obstacle to a healthy start in life."
— Politifact Global News Service on Friday, May 20th, 2016
Possible, but not at all automatic
In Milwaukee County, juveniles arrested for car theft "get sent immediately home, because under the point system in juvenile court" on holding suspects, "a stolen car gets zero points."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Monday, October 19th, 2015
Evidence of ultrasound effect is limited
If women seeking an abortion see their ultrasound, "the odds are pretty high they're going to keep the baby."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
Less than Walker claims -- and less than increases before Obama took office
Under Barack Obama, "the average cost of family health care premiums has increased by $4,154."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
Most don't qualify for benefits that high
"Common welfare programs give income of $43,330 or $20.83 an hour."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, February 1st, 2015
Images don't tell whole story
"In 1913, it was legal to mail children."
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Broad criteria can be misleading
Georgia has had 12 school shootings in the two years since the mass killing at Sandy Hook Elementary School, more than any other state.
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, December 19th, 2014
Maybe for a small group.
"A single parent with a couple kids can easily get $35,000 a year" in public assistance in Wisconsin.
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, December 12th, 2014
Too many omissions in this attack
Says Rick Scott cut education by over a billion dollars, meaning thousands of teachers "lost their jobs" and "class sizes went up."
— Politifact Florida on Monday, September 22nd, 2014