Republican from Virginia
Robert G. "Bob" Marshall (born May 3, 1944 in Takoma Park, Maryland) is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates representing Prince William and Loudoun counties. Since his election to the House in 1992, he has been a staunch opponent of abortion. He ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate in 2008, barely losing the GOP nomination to former Gov. Jim Gilmore.
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The four Republican candidates squared off for the first time in Roanoke. We put some of their claims to the Truth-O-Meter.
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We do not dispute that precautions should be taken when mercury is released. But there’s a big difference between mercury beads spilling from a broken glass thermometer and the amount released from a shattered CFL light bulb. Marshall, in his statements, glosses over this key distinction.
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