Mixed results, unanswered questions
Gains in Atlanta Public Schools scores on a national standardized test lend credence to "dramatic" score increases on state tests.
Claim is just dust in the wind
An Environmental Protection Agency regulation that goes into effect Jan. 1, 2012, regulates dust.
Land price claim has cracks in foundation.
The Atlanta Beltline paid nearly $3.5 million for less than a quarter-acre.
Chester the Cheetah's not dead yet
Stimulus money funded a government board that made recommendations that would cost 378,000 jobs and $28.3 billion in sales.
Bad, but not the worst
"This is the worst jobs recovery since the Great Depression."
Not much concrete for this claim.
"[Eighty-five percent] of the funds collected in each county will be redistributed elsewhere -- not spent in the county in which it is collected."
The claim goes up in smoke when you look at the actual numbers
"An amazing 5,400 jobs were lost in the first 12 months of the (smoking) ban’s implementation in Ohio’s hospitality industry alone."
They actually rose
The premiums on Medicare’s prescription drug program have fallen almost every year since it began.
But he made that exact point
Says that he did "not exactly" say that communities have the right to ban mosques.
'Job years' are not actual jobs
Georgia Department of Transportation
The Northwest Corridor highway project in Cobb and Cherokee counties "is expected to create over 9,700 jobs statewide."
Hall earns an 'F' for False
Atlanta Public Schools’ 2011 CRCT tests were "given under the strictest security possible."
Truth in critical condition
Under last year’s health care reform, "a bunch of bureaucrats decide whether you get care, such as continuing on dialysis or cancer chemotherapy."
A solution to the debt ceiling that's not as easy as it looks
"The U.S. won't default, because default means that you don't pay your creditors. And it takes about 10 percent of the money that's coming in right now" to pay interest to bondholders.
"If you're from Guatemala and you are found illegally in Mexico, you are automatically jailed."
Congressmen are keeping their eyes on the federal credit card
National Republican Congressional Committee
U.S. Reps. John Barrow and Sanford Bishop and their fellow Democrats "went on a spending spree and now their credit card is maxed out."
Immigration law is a code of a different color
Georgia’s illegal immigration crackdown laws should be called the "Brown Codes" because of their similarity to the "Black Codes" governing blacks after the Civil War.
No football = more crime? A penalty on that claim.
"Do this research … watch how much crime picks up if you take away [football]."
We read it. It's not there.
In the U.S. Constitution, "there’s a little section in there that talks about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness."
Waist line for Georgia's kids growing. Costs, though, not as bad as Deal says.
"The health care price tag for childhood obesity in Georgia is $2.4 billion annually and rising."
Missive's factoid deserves Dear John letter
Says the Internal Revenue Service estimated it must hire "16,500 agents at a cost of $10 billion to the taxpayer" to enforce the federal health care overhaul.
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