It’s half a mountain now
"We cut our deficits by more than half."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
Before passage of Civil Rights Act of 1957
During Lyndon B. Johnson’s first 20 years in Congress, "he opposed every civil rights measure that came up for a vote."
— PolitiFact Texas
Greentech Media report came up with stat
"Every four minutes, another American home or business goes solar."
For a variety of reasons
There is "more oil produced at home than we buy from the rest of the world – the first time that’s happened in nearly 20 years."
Federal statistics agree
During the past four years, "average wages have barely budged."
Drill, baby, drill
"For the first time in nearly two decades, we produce more oil here in the United States than we buy from the rest of the world."
Passes with flying colors
"By the time she turns 3 years old, a child born into a low-income home hears 30 million fewer words than a child from a well-off family."
State estimates 1.4 million
"A million people … could get health insurance right away" if Texas expanded Medicaid under Obamacare.
Trade deficit is still there, though
"We now sell more products made in America to the rest of the world than ever before."
Fat deficit made it easy to shed weight
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."
Bill doubled down on existing ban
A bipartisan background check amendment "outlawed any (gun) registry. Plain and simple, right there in the text."
The NRA has acknowledged changing its stance
"The NRA used to support expanded background checks."
It's even worse than he says
"The 12 hottest years on record have come in the last 15 years."
Yes, but new jobs just a fraction of those lost
"After shedding jobs for more than 10 years, our manufacturers have added about 500,000 jobs over the past three."
History, polling support claim
"A majority of Americans agree with" a ban on assault weapons. "And by the way, so did Ronald Reagan."
— PolitiFact Georgia
Romney wants more for defense
Says Mitt Romney wants to add $2 trillion to defense budget that the military hasn’t asked for.
Romney supported moral exemption
Says Mitt Romney suggested that "employers should be able to make the decision as to whether or not a woman gets contraception through her insurance coverage."
He said it
When Mitt Romney was governor of Massachusetts, he "stood in front of a coal plant and pointed at it and said, ‘This plant kills.’"
Hefty tax savings await
The federal tax code has "loopholes that are giving incentives for companies that are shipping jobs overseas."
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