All Half-True statements involving Barack Obama
"Veterans’ unemployment is actually now lower than (the) general population. It was higher when I came into office."
"A few months ago when you were asked what's the biggest geopolitical threat facing America, you said Russia."
Says his administration put more border patrol agents on the U.S.-Mexico border than at "any time in history, and the flow of undocumented workers across the border is actually lower than it's been in 40 years."
Says his administration has created "5 million jobs … over the last 30 months in the private sector alone."
Says his deficit plan "made some adjustments to (Simpson-Bowles), and we're putting it forward before Congress right now, a $4 trillion plan."
"In Romney's first budget (in Massachusetts), he cut $248.7 million from K-12 education."
Romney’s Medicare plan was estimated to "cost the average senior about $6,000 a year."
Obama says he’s "put forward a specific $4 trillion deficit reduction plan."
Says Mitt Romney's plan "calls for a $5 trillion tax cut."
Says Romney and Ryan "both backed proposals that would outlaw abortions even in cases of rape or incest."
Says he "will protect your guaranteed benefits" in Medicare while "Mitt Romney would take away Medicare as guaranteed benefits."
Says that under Mitt Romney, 89 million Americans could be denied coverage if they have a pre-existing condition.
"After 30 years of inaction, we raised fuel standards so that by the middle of the next decade, cars and trucks will go twice as far on a gallon of gas."
Mitt Romney "said it was 'tragic' to end the war in Iraq."
Says his budget plan "would cut our deficits by $4 trillion."
Says Paul Ryan "tried to change the whole game" for Social Security
Paul Ryan’s Medicare plan "could raise future retirees’ costs more than $6,000."
Says "Paul Ryan supports banning all abortions, even in cases of rape or incest."
"We do know that Romney personally approved over $70 million in fictional losses to the IRS as part of the notorious 'Son of Boss' tax scandal, one of the largest tax avoidance schemes in history."
Says Mitt Romney "paid only 14 percent in taxes — probably less than you."
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