All statements involving Barack Obama

On changing the rules for filibusters on presidential nominees

"The national debt is on track to double during Obama’s presidency."  

Says the Obama administration is handing out a pamphlet titled, "What To Do When The Veteran In Your Classroom Attempts A Mass Shooting"

"A million people … could get health insurance right away" if Texas expanded Medicaid under Obamacare.

"What we said was, you can keep (your plan) if it hasn’t changed since the law passed."

Due to Obamacare, Arkansas "has covered almost 14 percent of its uninsured already."

Under President George W. Bush, "we added $4.9 trillion to the debt. Under President Obama … we’ve added $6.5 trillion to the debt."

Nearly 6 in 10 uninsured Americans "can get health insurance for what may be the equivalent of your cell phone bill."

"Half of all CEOs say that the shutdown and the threat of shutdown set back their plans to hire over the next six months."

All members of Congress are required to be in Obamacare, but Obama and members of his administration "have their own gold-plated health care plans that they're in."  

The White House had a live video feed of the Benghazi attacks as they occurred.

"Obama has jumped the shark and ordered the ocean closed!"

"At the time that (Medicare Part D) was passed (it) was actually less popular than the Affordable Care Act, according to the polls."

"Obama Declares November National Muslim Appreciation Month."

"In states where the federal government helps run these (health care) marketplaces, the average American will have more than 50 different plans to choose from, with different levels of coverage."

"The United States Senate — Democrats and Republicans — (voted) to keep our government open."

"Up to half of all Americans have a pre-existing condition."

"We now sell more products made in America to the rest of the world than ever before."

Says "President Obama just granted all of Congress an exception" to Obamacare.

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