A supporter of 'traditional marriage' with softer rhetoric
Says Jeb Bush "not only opposes marriage equality, he’s said he ‘personally’ believes gay couples should be banned from adopting children."
Obama talked up "libertad" in 08 speech in Miami
Says that in 2008, President Barack Obama said normalization with Cuba would first require "liberation of all political prisoners and some basic steps toward freedom, including freedom of the press, political parties, labor unions."
Tries to stop Obama's immigration action, not checks specifically
A bill from U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho attempts to restrict the administration's ability to conduct national security and criminal background checks on undocumented immigrants.
Committee drew from IG interviews of CIA officials
The authors of a report on CIA’s torture techniques "never interviewed a single CIA official."
Bush meant to say one-third fail the test
"The pass rate for a high school level test to join the military" is 35 to 40 percent.
Want to join the Army? Think before you ink!
"Too many" tattoos "on visible body parts" keep some applicants out of the military.
Numbers are right, but comparison imperfect
Citing his efforts to secure the border, Obama said, "Overall, the number of people trying to cross our border illegally is the lowest it has been since the 1970s."
50 is the new zero
The Orange County, Florida, school board "voted to make it impossible for a student to receive a grade below 50."
Campaign listed donations from a Koch corporation
Says he has "never received any contributions from the Koch brothers."
He was arrested and could face jail time though it appears unlikely
"No one was taken into custody" for feeding the homeless.
The last six elections, not the last six elected governors
Amendment 2 on medical marijuana won a higher percentage of the vote than the last six Florida governors, including Jeb Bush’s 2002 landslide.
The official dropout rate is in the single digits
"1/3 of our kids drop out (of high school), cannot go to college or start a career."
Want to get ahead? Try Scandinavia
"Among the developed nations, we are the least economically and socially mobile country in the world."
Crist spent money on the manse, too
Says Rick Scott "spent $800,000 of your tax dollars upgrading the Governor's Mansion."
Law doesn't prove Zimmerman's motivation
The "stand your ground" law caused the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
$350M for typical Florida water projects
"We have spent $350 million to deal with sea-level rise" in the Miami area and "hundreds of millions of dollars to deal with coral reefs."
Veto followed by later funding increases
"Rick Scott vetoed funding for 30 Florida rape crisis centers. Scott said the centers weren’t needed."
Not immediately on leaving jail
Says Charlie Crist wants felons who "commit a heinous crime" such as "intentional permanent disfigurement of a child, you walk out of jail, you immediately get to vote."
Two different bills on two separate subjects
Says property insurance rates are going up because Rick Scott signed a bill preventing the state from regulating insurance.
Despite hiccups, things are on track
Photos prove the Denver light rail system has low ridership.
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