All statements involving Barack Obama
"More than 1,000 American soldiers have lost their lives in Afghanistan in the last 27 months. This is more than the combined total of the nine years before."
The U.S. Justice Department has "taken on more than 100 voting rights cases since 2009."
"Obama has proposed 442 tax hikes since taking office."
During Lyndon B. Johnson’s first 20 years in Congress, "he opposed every civil rights measure that came up for a vote."
"Of all the jobs President Obama claims to have created since he started, only 38.5 percent are women. So 61.5 percent have gone to men."
"More than 3 million young adults ... have gained insurance under (the Affordable Care Act) by staying on their family’s plan."
Says President Barack Obama's acceptance of an "Islamic order and gold medal" was "unconstitutional."
"Our high school graduation rate is the highest on record."
Says President Barack Obama was responsible for "the assassination of at least four American citizens" in drone strikes.
Says President Barack Obama told a room of students, "Children, every time I clap my hands together, a child in America dies from gun violence," and then a child told him he could solve the problem by not clapping any more.
"Most young Americans right now, they’re not covered" by health insurance.
"When I talk about (raising the) minimum wage ... half of Republicans agree with it."
"Fewer black and Latino men participate in the labor force, compared to young white men."
"Federal government reneging" on Medicaid payments to Wisconsin caused about $240 million in extra costs in the 2013-’15 state budget.
"We’ve got close to 7 million Americans who have access to health care for the first time because of Medicaid expansion."
"Most folks’ wages haven’t gone up in over a decade."
"According to (Barack) Obama’s newest unconstitutionally enacted law, health care professionals are now required to violate HIPAA privacy laws and submit medical data to the government," which is "then used as justification for gun confiscation."
Says President Barack Obama’s health care law is "expected to destroy 2.3 million jobs."
"What is and isn't a Schedule I narcotic is a job for Congress."
Says President Barack Obama "spent nearly a trillion dollars on make-work government jobs."
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