Almost unprecedented historically
Says Loretta Lynch’s nomination "has been now sitting there longer than the previous seven attorney general nominees combined."
Estimates suggest Obama overstated Iran's spending
"Iran’s defense budget is $30 billion. Our defense budget is closer to $600 billion."
A credible estimate says so
The Affordable Care Act is "a major reason why we’ve seen 50,000 fewer preventable patient deaths in hospitals."
CDC survey backs him up
"Nearly one in five women in America has been a victim of rape or attempted rape."
U.S. is tops in generation, but not capacity
"America is No. 1 in wind power."
Yes, using the most common measure
"Our unemployment rate is now lower than it was before the financial crisis."
We're closer to New Guinea than New Zealand
The United States is "the only advanced country on Earth" that doesn’t guarantee "paid maternity leave to our workers."
Depends on the starting point
We've seen "our deficits cut by two-thirds."
The numbers add up in a still-troubled market
"Today, home sales are up nearly 50 percent from where they were in the worst of the crisis."
He left out biofuels
"We’ve doubled the production of clean energy."
It's been dropping since 1998
"Factories are opening their doors at the fastest pace in almost two decades."
Gains, but more to be done
Since the United States began negotiations with Iran, "that's probably the first year and a half in which Iran has not advanced its nuclear program in the last decade."
We'd be more like Europe without them
"We are younger than our competitors, and this is entirely because of immigration."
One law repealed, but main protection still in place
Wisconsin Republicans "repealed a statewide fair pay law" that made "sure women are treated fairly on the job."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
So you're telling me there's a chance
"You cannot get (Ebola) from just riding on a plane or bus."
Lower costs, lower deficit projections
The cost of "health care is now the single-biggest factor driving down" the federal budget deficit.
A full look at the data backs him up, mostly
"We've recovered (from the recession) faster and come farther than almost any other advanced country on Earth."
Using the most expensive scenario for day care
"In 31 states, decent child care costs more than college tuition."
Other countries have gaps in coverage, but yes
"The United States is the only developed country in the world without paid maternity leave."
Republicans favor a hike but support for $10.10 is mixed
"When I talk about (raising the) minimum wage ... half of Republicans agree with it."
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