All statements involving Barack Obama

The "most realistic estimates" for jobs created by Keystone XL are "maybe 2,000 jobs during the construction of the pipeline."

President Barack Obama has "announced that he would not sign ANY spending bills this year unless sequestration spending cuts are eliminated."

"Our businesses have created nearly twice as many jobs in this recovery as they had at the same point in the last recovery, when there was no Obamacare."

Says "our deficits are falling at the fastest rate in 60 years."

"The income of the top 1 percent nearly quadrupled from 1979 to 2007, but the typical family’s incomes barely budged."

Says last year "13 million (health insurance) rebates went out, in all 50 states. Another 8.5 (million) rebates are being sent out this summer, averaging around 100 bucks each."

Says Obama policies contributed to gas prices rising from $1.89 in January 2009 to $3.51 today.

"The president … by executive order" could grant voting rights to illegal immigrants who are newly legalized under pending legislation.

As a student at Occidental College in Los Angeles from 1979 to 1981, "there were days where folks couldn't go outside. … because of all the pollution in the air."

Says the Obama administration plans to reduce the number of beds devoted to holding individuals violating immigration laws and to "release hundreds of dangerous criminals into our communities."

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court "is transparent."

Says "At age 76 when you most need it, you are not eligible for cancer treatment" under Affordable Care Act.

"My judicial nominees have waited three times longer to receive confirmation votes than those of my Republican predecessor."

Says President Barack Obama is trying to "pack" the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Says that since he took office, "there have been no large-scale attacks on the United States."

Says that according to a report, "the tech sector now drives more than one-quarter of Austin’s economy."

Says President Barack Obama’s proposed budget includes two new tax increases that would collect about $14 billion.

"Over the last several months, there was a review board headed by two distinguished Americans, Mike Mullen and Tom Pickering, who investigated every element of" the Benghazi incident.

Says "we" have put more boots on the U.S.-Mexico border "than at any time in our history, and illegal crossings are down by nearly 80 percent from their peak in 2000."

"We are dealing with an administration that, quite frankly, has shown a reluctance to enforce the immigration law."

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