Thursday, October 30th, 2014

All statements involving Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Pants on Fire!

Repealing Obamacare doesn't mean lifetime coverage

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Says U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland "voted himself health care for life."

— PolitiFact Florida

False

Cherrypicking his veterans’ votes

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Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Congressman Duffy has long record of voting against VA backlog fixes."  

— PolitiFact Wisconsin

False

Cherry-picking her veterans' votes

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen has long record of voting against VA backlog fixes."

— PolitiFact Florida

Half-True

Jolly didn't, but his employer did

False

"No" on a procedural vote but "Yes" on passage

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Says Jim Renacci "opposed increasing combat bonuses for our troops."

— PolitiFact Ohio

Mostly False

Speculative analysis

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Frank Guinta voted to make middle class taxpayers pay over a $1,000 more a year in taxes.

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

False

He was for troop pay at the same time he was against it

Mostly False

GOP bill extends all Bush tax cuts

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Says Congressman Jon Runyan does not want to cut taxes for the middle class, but only for millionaires.

— PolitiFact New Jersey

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Repetition doesn't improve this claim

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'Allegedly' ridiculous

False

Contributions, not the congressman, drew FBI scrutiny

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Congressman Renacci is under FBI investigation."

— PolitiFact Ohio

Mostly False

Tariff breaks, not earmarks, though both raise pay-to-play concerns

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

U.S. Rep. Allen West wants to bring back earmarks.

— PolitiFact Florida

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You don't have to be in Washington to get work done

Mostly False

Supporting a plan that some consider a move toward privatization is not a call for privatization.

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Rob Cornilles supports privatizing Medicare.

— PolitiFact Oregon

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Discounts any time spent helping constituents, visiting district

False

Robocall attack lacks facts

Mostly False

Ryan budget blueprint didn't end Medicare

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Congressman Bill Young voted to cut taxes for millionaires and end your Medicare." 

— PolitiFact Florida

False

You can't blame it all on one guy

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Credit agency says Rep. Gibbs recklessly caused downgrade, higher interest rates."

— PolitiFact Ohio

Mostly False

An element of truth mixed with a lot of misinformation