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Women are paid 77 cents for every $1 men get for the same work.

"Georgia has the nation's fifth largest Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition program, serving more than 270,000 mothers, babies and children every day."

"In order to pass the CRCT in Georgia, you simply have to get half of the answers correct."

The Austin Independent School District’s graduation rate reached an all-time high of 82.5 percent in 2012.

Georgia has recovered more than $60 million that was lost to Medicaid fraud

Says some Georgians can get health insurance for $105 a month.  

You can buy lobster with food stamps.

Georgia has saved $20 million through changes in criminal sentencing.

A "real result" of his term is Georgia having "the lowest taxes per capita of any state."

Says his Patient OPTION Act is the only Republican plan "that completely repeals Obamacare and it takes the federal bureaucrat out of decisions for you."

Every child in Colorado who has been given medical marijuana for treatment for seizures has had diminished seizure activity.

"Georgia lawmakers are now considering passing the most extreme gun bill in America."

"For every week that (state lawmakers are) able to cut off our timeline, it saves (Georgia taxpayers) approximately $100,000."

"Georgia’s civil forfeiture laws are among the worst in the country and the very worst in the South."

A Georgia religious freedom bill would help Catholic institutions that, under Obamacare, could be forced to provide abortion-inducing drugs.

More than 80 percent of Georgians don’t support legislation to ease gun restrictions in houses of worship, in bars and on campuses.

"Since 2009, Georgia's public schools have lost nearly 9,000 classroom teachers while the number of students has gone up."

The prosecution of state Sen. Don Balfour cost less than $100, excluding prosecutors’ salaries.

The annual gross domestic product of metro Atlanta is "bigger than 28 states in the union."

"Right now, we only keep 50 percent of Georgia Tech's graduates."

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