Statements we say are Half-True
Brookhaven homeowners pay hundreds of dollars less in property taxes compared with owners of the same-value homes in unincorporated DeKalb County.
DeKalb County has been recognized in recent years as having one the best sheriff’s departments in the nation.
Jeff Mann has an ethics complaint against him alleging he used county workers for campaign work, which is an indictable offense.
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston voted for the "Cash for Clunkers" program.
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David Perdue said he’d raise taxes.
President Obama has left the U.S. with the lowest number of active-duty troops since before World War II, putting the nation at risk.
U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn has avoided taking a stand on Obamacare.
The wages of about 60,562 state and local government employees would be affected if the minimum wage is increased to $10.10 in Georgia, for a combined cost to taxpayers of more than $164 million annually.
"There’s $30 billion in expansion funds that we’ve paid – it’s our money and Nathan Deal wants Washington to keep it."
"We’ve got an average of 5,600 soldiers committing suicide. That’s about 20 a day."
"Nathan Deal cut the HOPE scholarship program so that literally 100,000 Georgians will not be able to go to college or get technical training that they so badly needed to raise -- you know, give them a chance at a good job."
Says Democratic candidate for state school superintendent Alisha Thomas Morgan voted to slash funding for the preschool programs for disabled and special needs students.
Says he’s "the only licensed firearms dealer in America running for Congress."
Atlanta is the No. 1 trading point for sexual slavery in America. Between 100 and 200 girls are sold into slavery in Atlanta every month.
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.
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