Are education claims adding up?
"Even when all other state agencies took cuts, Gov. [Nathan] Deal increased education spending every year."
— PolitiFact Georgia
History books say otherwise
"Rather than prioritize and pass ethics reform measures to restore trust in state government, (Democrats) sat on their hands and did nothing" when they were the majority.
Debt claim gets cut in half
"[A]t his current rate, President Obama will have added more debt to the United State of America by the end of his first term than each of the previous 43 presidents -- combined!"
Barnes bet against a proposed state lottery, but not HOPE
"Barnes opposed the creation of the HOPE Scholarship and campaigned against Zell Miller on the issue."
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