On this specific bill
"Kelly Ayotte has voted four times against the federal Paycheck Fairness Act."
A consistent critic
Kelly Ayotte "has voted to defund Planned Parenthood" six times.
Superdelegate math is pretty simple
New Hampshire Republican Party
"Given the results of the primary, the vote of one New Hampshire superdelegate is equal to the votes of about 10,000 grassroots activists."
Well, not exactly
"In New Hampshire, I spent $3 million. Jeb Bush spent $44 million. He came in five, and I came in number one."
On appeal, he did
"Ted Cruz defended a Chinese company that stole an invention from an American inventor."
We use lots and lots of drugs
"90 percent of all pain medications are prescribed in the United States."
In 2008, she did
In 2008, Maggie Hassan voted against legislation to "prevent sanctuary cities in New Hampshire."
Taxes and fees would go up
Americans for Prosperity
Gov. Maggie Hassan’s budget proposal "raises taxes on small businesses and increases taxes and fees by $100 million."
Census says so
Our median household income in 2013 was the highest in the nation.
New bill, old quote
Says a "lawmaker seeks to defund Planned Parenthood for ‘cutting children into small pieces.’"
That's a lot of fundraising
"If you ask how many times did Ronald Reagan attend a fundraiser when he ran for re-election in 1984, the answer is eight times. If you say how many times did Barack Obama attend a fundraiser in 2012, the answer is 228 times."
Mostly True, again, and again
Says Jeanne Shaheen has "voted with the president 99 percent of the time."
Maybe not "force," but close
"In Massachusetts, Scott Brown pushed for a law to force women considering abortion -- force them -- to look at color photographs of developing fetuses."
Has NH support, but not from Garcia
Americans for Responsible Solutions
"Most people in New Hampshire want to raise the minimum wage. (State Rep. Marilinda) Garcia opposes it."
Close to the mark
Republican House candidate Marilinda Garcia "even opposes closing the loophole that allows dangerous criminals to get a gun without a background check."
Not quite that much, but still a lot
In 2012, "Wall Street" gave Scott Brown "more campaign contributions than any other candidate -- $5.3 million."
Number is accurate, sample is small
Says Scott Brown voted with President Barack Obama 70 percent of the time in 2011.
He voted to keep existing tax breaks
Senate Majority PAC
Says Scott Brown "voted to give oil companies big tax breaks."
Stats are pretty close
"Shaheen votes with Obama 99 percent of the time."
Not most, but close
"I was the most bipartisan senator in the United States Senate."
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