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Back to Basics

Democrat from Texas

Back to Basics is a political action committee that aims to "shed light on who are politicians are working for — themselves and their pals instead of hardworking Texas families," according to the group's website.

Back to Basics's website

Recent statements made by Back to Basics

Mostly True

Numbers check, but different time periods yield different results

Half-True

Unemployment is high, but Perry's not to blame

Recent stories featuring Back to Basics

Checking hurricane claims by Limbaugh, McCain, Chris Christie and Rick Perry

With Hurricane Harvey bearing down on Texas, here’s a look at past fact-checks of hurricane claims.

Democrats paint different picture of Perry's state

After Gov. Rick Perry’s optimistic State of the State address, Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis ripped ruling Republicans while also launching statements that sounded very familiar — as in already fact-checked.

Back to Basics ad demands Rick Perry face Texans and debate

And it targets the guv with some old ammo.