"Small" is a broad definition
"Ninety six percent of employers in the Granite State are considered small businesses."
Let's not forget the other four
Says Maggie Hassan is the only female governor in the country.
Using an older CBO estimate
"According to the Congressional Budget Office, repealing Obamacare would increase the budget deficit."
Amendment passed, even if gun bill didn't
Mental health provisions related to mass shootings "got over 90 votes in the Senate."
Tweet's on the money
Says the 2010-11 New Hampshire budget ended with an $18 million surplus, while the Republican-led 2012-13 budget has a $40 million deficit.
Sweeping statement overreaches
Preventive care coverage under the Affordable Care Act has already "helped Granite Staters save money and live healthier lives."
This shot hits the target
Says of 80,000 people who were denied a firearm in 2012 due to a failed background check, only 44 were prosecuted.
IRS tax lien speaks volumes
Says Jennifer Horn, chairwoman of the N.H. Republican Party, owes $92,000 in back taxes.
Oft repeated, still half true
New Hampshire is currently the only state in the nation that does not have a full-service veterans hospital or equivalent access.
Debt is at a 60-year high
"The only time in our history when the debt has been higher than this was the end of World War II."
Numbers are pretty close
"When total Sandy spending is added up, it's more than the annual budget for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. And it's more than twice the annual budget of the U.S. Energy Department."
Small state, big cost
We have the fourth highest in-state tuition for public universities in the country.
That's a lot of platinum
"Even if you took literally every single ounce of platinum in the world, it still wouldn’t add up to enough needed to pay down our nation’s debt."
Dems showed plenty of support
President Barack Obama’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget proposal "couldn't get support from either party in the House or the Senate."
That's accounting fiction
Social Security has not contributed to the debt and the deficits.
Score one for girl power
Says she is "entering in the most diverse class ever," of U.S. Representatives
Close on the numbers, wrong on the link
Says New Hampshire had the fourth-lowest unemployment rate in the country during Maggie Hassan’s time in the state Senate.
Hey ... Leave those kids alone
Says Ovide Lamontagne wants to eliminate kindergarten.
Right on increases, ignores all the cuts
Gubernatorial candidate Maggie Hassan supported 33 tax and fee increases as Senate Majority Leader.
Tough to connect those dots
Says Charlie Bass supports Paul Ryan plan that forces seniors to pay $6,400 a year more for health care so millionaires can pay less in taxes.
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