Statements we say are True
Jason Carter backed three of Nathan Deal’s budgets but accuses the governor of "underfunding education."
"The minimum number of infrastructure (needs) in Atlanta is $900 million."
"The numbers make it clear that Georgia voters are increasingly taking advantage of early voting opportunities."
"I am the only senator who turned down the state pension plan for part-time legislators."
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
You can buy lobster with food stamps.
Georgia has saved $20 million through changes in criminal sentencing.
"For every week that (state lawmakers are) able to cut off our timeline, it saves (Georgia taxpayers) approximately $100,000."
"Since 2009, Georgia's public schools have lost nearly 9,000 classroom teachers while the number of students has gone up."
The annual gross domestic product of metro Atlanta is "bigger than 28 states in the union."
"Six of Georgia’s counties have no lawyers at all."
Florida shelled out more money for drug testing than it saved by denying welfare benefits to people who tested positive for drugs.
"Georgia has the fifth-highest number of uninsured people of any state in the union."
The average Georgia family makes $6,000 less than the average family did 10 years ago when inflation is factored in.
"(M)ore Georgians have jobs than at any other time since October 2008."
"Crime in Atlanta is down 18 percent since 2009."
"The commission form of government is definitely losing favor in the United States."
Says there’s no language in the U.S. Constitution that prevents someone from running for Congress simultaneously in multiple states.
"I have returned money every year since taking office."
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