It's far more complicated
Government subsidies for renewable energies such as wind and solar are 100 times greater than those given to gas and coal, and 50 times greater than what the nuclear industry enjoys.
Claim gets part-time work
A provision of the Senate immigration bill would require you to have government permission to get a second job.
Part of claim should be returned to sender
American Postal Workers Union
"The U.S. Postal Service doesn’t run on your tax dollars. It’s funded solely by stamps and postage."
Club needs to reveal more details
The city of Brookhaven’s ordinance could cause the Pink Pony to close, thereby "putting 300 Pink Pony employees out of work in this economy."
Can't put it all on the maps
"Georgia is nearly 50 percent Democratic and (the Republican majority) diminished our voting strength to 32 percent through gerrymandered maps."
Prices are dropping
Americans for Prosperity Georgia chapter
Electricity rates are 40 percent higher in states that have required utility companies to use a certain amount of renewable energy such as solar power.
JFK no way
Corporate tax holidays pushed by Presidents John F. Kennedy and George W. Bush brought "billions" of dollars back into the United States.
'68 comparison doesn't do the trick
"The violent crime rate in America is the same as it was in 1968, yet our prison system has grown by over 500 percent."
A little too loose with the change
The federal government could save $500 million annually by circulating $1 coins instead of $1 bills.
Partial data prevents a clean sweep
Fewer Democrats were on the Georgia general election ballot in 2012 than in more than 100 years.
Doesn't quite get the job done
The state of Georgia lost 16 percent of its employees last year, and that percentage has risen over the past three years.
Claim eclipsed by errant jobs numbers
There are about 120,000 solar energy jobs in the United States, but only 1,700 of them are in Georgia.
Depends on what you're paying for
Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have cost every U.S. family $45,000.
Research could had used a second opinion
Says state Senate leaders have accepted $142,400 in campaign contributions from dentists and pharmacists during the past two years.
Tax claim needs a refund
"Do you know those former Soviet Bloc countries have all moved to flat taxes?"
In the ballpark, but not exact
About 3 percent of Gov. Nathan Deal’s appointments have been African-American.
The decision to remove Chick-fil-A from Emory University was based solely on student feedback.
No Hollywood ending for this claim
The Internal Revenue Service spent $60,000 on a "Star Trek" training video.
Claim needs the rest of the story
Elizabeth Colbert Busch
In South Carolina, women earn 76 cents on the dollar to men’s earnings.
So who's a bigger budget cutter?
"In the last two years, I have supported and proposed $155 billion worth of targeting cuts. Dr. Gingrey has presented zero."
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