Reagan released one
"Mitt Romney is the first major party candidate for president of the United States in modern times not to release at least 12 years of tax returns."
— PolitiFact Florida
No evidence it was near that amount
"The Koch brothers alone gave twice as much money to Scott Walker as the total amount of money raised by Tom Barrett."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
2012 more than 2008 already? Nope.
Says Mitt Romney’s campaign "has already spent more on negative ads than John McCain did during his entire presidential run."
The Rep. who cried wolf
Says CNN's Wolf Blitzer was wrong to say that "the wealthiest Americans, they pay the most in taxes already -- 50 percent of Americans don't even pay any federal income tax."
Voter ID laws are controversial, but Jim Crow was far worse
By advocating new requirements for voters to show ID cards at the polls, Republicans "want to literally drag us all the way back to Jim Crow laws."
Budget resolution specifically bars the practice
The Medicare proposal by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., would "allow insurance companies to deny you coverage and drop you for pre-existing conditions."
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