Statements we say are Mostly False

"The fact is 90-percent of Down Syndrome children were aborted in this country."

"Statistics bear out that any time a country, a state, makes more restrictive abortion laws ... fatalities go up and abortions actually increase."

Says that after she declared her candidacy for Congress, "the redistricting process was manipulated to allow incumbent politicians to guarantee their re-election."

"The Social Security trust fund … is already facing imminent bankruptcy."

Says Rep. Betty Sutton supports allowing "welfare fund withdrawals from strip clubs, casinos and liquor stores."

"The American Conservative Union gives [Rep. Tim] Ryan a dismal 0.0 percent rating for the billions he has contributed to our national debt."

"We've got a personal tax system that's so complicated it costs Americans about $500 billion a year to comply with the current tax code."

Says Sen. Sherrod Brown "voted to block American energy production and increase energy taxes."

"At a minimum, 40 percent of those who view child pornography end up molesting children as a result." 

"Government employees make 43 percent more in wages and benefits" than private-sector workers.

"Our unemployment rate has been higher than 8 percent for more than two-and-a-half years, far above what the Obama Administration promised with the 'stimulus.' "

"Senate Bill 5 makes it harder for nurses to give the patients the quality care they need."

Says that politicians who approved collective bargaining restrictions for public employees "exploited a loophole exempting themselves from Senate Bill 5."

Says U.S. Sen Sherrod Brown "promised that the first stimulus bill would fund the Brent Spence Bridge."

"We have asked public employees to pay 10 percent of the costs of their guaranteed pension and 15 percent of the cost of their health care. ... The leadership of those public employees unions don't want to pay anything."

Says that even if you have no children, "under Obamacare, you would still have to carry insurance that covers pediatric, maternity and newborn care even though you do not need it."

"Since the beginning of the year we've created a net increase of 45,000 jobs."

"President Obama and Democrats' spending addiction has driven our national debt to historic proportions, maxed out our national credit card and has now led to the Democrat Downgrade of our country's AAA credit rating."

A year since the "Recovery Summer," there has been been "a fall, winter and spring of no recovery."

"Rep. Jim Renacci’s plan to end Medicare also puts nursing home care for 3,000 seniors in the district in immediate jeopardy."

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