Statements we say are Half-True
"American voters remain steadfast in their support for immigration reform with a path to citizenship, with more than 70 percent who want to see reform passed this year."
Says the U.S. national debt has tripled during Rep. Greg Walden’s time in Congress.
Says administrator salaries were increased, "but other school employees were left behind."
Says "between 6 and 20 bicycles can be parked in the space required by one car."
"Things like … having Friday classes have been shown to be very effective on college campuses" in reducing drinking.
Says "nearly half of Oregon's children are poor."
Portland Bureau of Transportation "barely break(s) even" ticketing motorists.
Says that in Curry County, "if you make a 911 call you’re likely to wait for an hour for a response."
Says "The idea of one casino per tribe is a false one."
Says we will pay the new chancellor "a basic salary of nearly $300,000 a year ... an amount that does not include the costs of this public employee’s benefits, perks and living expenses for a lavish house, an upscale car, a spending allowance, and fine dining almost every day on the taxpayer dollar."
Says "Studies show the average age of entry into prostitution is 12 to 14 years old."
Says Oak Grove is "one of the largest cities in Oregon" and is "the biggest city in Clackamas County and it's not a city."
Says "last year the graduation rate for our combined six-district footprint jumped 5.5 percent."
"There is no reason to allocate 60 percent of bridge space to satisfy two percent of all travelers."
Says Mark Hass "raised your taxes by $1 billion in a single day."
Says Matt Wand has sided with anti-choice activists "to restrict access to reproductive health care services."
Says an arts tax would provide "funding for certified arts and music teachers for every elementary school serving Portland residents."
Says "tax revenues are the lowest they have been since World War II."
Ben Unger supported a 15 percent property tax increase on Oregon seniors.
Says it will cost $220 per square foot in hard construction costs to rebuild Portland Public high schools.
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