Statements we say are True
Says that in the 1985 election former Gov. Tom Kean had "the largest winning margin for a gubernatorial candidate in Jersey history."
"Sixty percent of New Jersey doctors do not accept Medicaid patients."
Says Barack Obama "said when he was running for office four years ago that he would halve the annual deficit by the end of his first term. That simply has not happened."
"When (Joe Kyrillos) had an opportunity to vote for women in terms of their health care, not once, not twice, but six times, he voted against women’s health care in our state."
"The Senate has not passed a budget in more than three years, not a good budget, not a bad budget, no budget."
Says the Republican Party platform says "pull back even more of the rules on campaign finance reform, get rid of McCain-Feingold" while the Democratic Party platform says "we want to find a way to put more fair rules on campaign finance reform."
"We have more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere in the world."
Says Bruce Springsteen played in 1975 at Seton Hall University in South Orange at Walsh gym.
"The first (state) budget that came out of our Republican leadership slashed funding to Planned Parenthood...It resulted in the reduction of hours, the elimination of days, elimination of access to women in my city and all over my state."
Says Congressmen Paul Ryan and Todd Akin co-sponsored legislation "to limit federal funding for abortion to victims of ‘forcible rape.’"
Says "a Republican hasn't won [an election] for a presidency in New Jersey since 1988."
"The judicial system is the most underfunded in this state, able to only pay 52 percent of its obligations. Meanwhile, judges get some of the richest pensions of all public employees."
Says under federal law "we do not have any limitation on the number of guns and bullets we can buy."
"We created as many jobs in the first six months of this year as we did in all of 2011 and 2011 was the best single year for private-sector job growth since the year 2000."
Says "tenure still exists but it's been overhauled" for teachers in New Jersey.
"If you look at most of the polls, this is a margin-of-error race on Fourth of July between Mitt Romney and the president."
"There is little if any evidence that the use of red light cameras in New Jersey has reduced the number or severity of accidents at the intersections where they are used."
"The state's unemployment rate is fifth-highest in the country, a full point above the nationwide rate and higher than all of our...neighboring states."
"The U.S. is borrowing approximately $2.52 for every $1 of economic growth so far in 2012."
Says "there have been some job gains in the McMansion State since Mr. Christie took office, but they have lagged gains both in the nation as a whole and in New York and Connecticut, the obvious points of comparison."
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