Statements we say are True
Since taking office in January 2011, "the ‘rainy day’ fund has increased by 226 percent."
"Connecticut has the fifth toughest gun control laws in the country, including an assault weapons ban that bans 35 different weapons."
"In the last 15 years, we've witnessed a dramatic expansion in the jailing of immigrants, from about 70,000 people detained annually to about 400,000."
Says he has never voted for raising taxes.
"One industry in America has increased its employment base in the last four years by 176,000 people: the United States government."
Virginia’s educational level among whites is higher than Georgia’s.
"In every state, women are paid less than men."
"The truth is, Planned Parenthood does not provide mammograms. Planned Parenthood refers women to mammography providers, serving as the middlewoman, if you will."
The U.S. unemployment rate has remained above 8 percent for 43 consecutive months, the longest stretch since the Great Depression.
Initial efforts to strip airport contractors of their special diversity status "has no effect" on the contracts or the city’s diversity goals.
"Clayton County Public Schools recently achieved a milestone that has eluded other
metropolitan districts across the state" by meeting federal guidelines for having a highly qualified staff.
Georgia spends fewer tourism advertising dollars than any other state in the South.
Says Georgia ranks "near the bottom in per capita transportation spending."
"There are close to 900,000 unemployed veterans in America right now."
The state of Georgia has lost 200,000 total jobs and 50,000 construction jobs since May 2007.
Federal regulations required the changes to Georgia's driver’s license renewal process.
"The Republican from Georgia [U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston], he hasn’t even been to a NASCAR race."
The fastest-rising expense in the U.S. Defense Department is health care.
"The federal government owns tens of thousands of properties that are vacant or underused."
The U.S. Supreme Court has not traditionally asked a lot of questions during oral arguments.
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