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Says restoring Georgia pre-k to a 180-day program was a "real result" of his leadership.

"There are still more people uninsured today than when Obama was elected president."

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

When it comes to transportation funds, Georgians spend more in taxes and on red tape than they get back from the federal government.

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

"Obamacare will mean 2.1 million fewer jobs by 2021."

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

Volunteer firefighters and communities they serve in Georgia and elsewhere are being devastated by Obamacare.

"During my administration, funding for education has increased by over $930 million."

"Sens. Isakson’s, Chambliss’ Votes Against Unemployment Insurance Were Votes to Kill Nearly 6,000 Georgia Jobs."

"More Americans believe the moon landing was fake than believe Obamacare is affordable."

Goodwill Industries International pays workers with disabilities wages as low as pennies per  hour.

The new Atlanta Braves stadium will require no tax increase for homeowners and provide $3 million annually for Cobb County schools.

"Defensive medicine costs Georgia up to $14 billion a year."

"The recidivism rate is nearly 29 percent and has been climbing steadily since detainees began being released from Guantanamo."

"Only 536 Georgians are signed up for Obamacare while 400,000 in the state lost their health insurance."

"Georgia has lost 14 percent of its jobs paying more than $50,000 a year and added 15 percent to its Medicaid rolls during the recovery."

Georgia "spends in the top 10 nationally on education, yet, most of our education metrics hover in the bottom five."

"Unlike you and me, Congress gets to keep up to $11,000 a year in taxpayer subsidies" under Obamacare.

An average of seven children in America are killed by guns every day.

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