Misrepresenting how the system works
Say President George W. Bush " ‘borrowed’ $1.37 trillion of Social Security surplus revenue to pay for his tax cuts for the rich and his war in Iraq and never paid it back."
The comparison is strained
Says Bill Clinton "gave a speech in 1996 about Iraq having WMDs" and said "we needed a regime change," even though everyone blamed those things on George W. Bush.
Meme does surgery on lawmaker's words
Says. Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, once said, "Wind is a finite resource and harnessing it would slow the winds down, which would cause the temperature to go up."
Images don't tell whole story
"In 1913, it was legal to mail children."
— PolitiFact Georgia
Claim overstates the impact
"The U.S. Constitution owes its notion of democracy to the Iroquois Tribes."
Her house is pricey, but not that pricey
Says Sen. Elizabeth Warren "lives in a $5.4 million mansion."
Blond highlights, perhaps
An image of nine white, blond women shows "the amazing diversity of Fox News anchors."
Bush did this too, by the way
Says President Barack Obama's acceptance of an "Islamic order and gold medal" was "unconstitutional."
A real prince, a questionable comment
The No. 2 owner of Fox News is Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who said, "A strong American Government is not good for us."
Make that seven minimum wage hikes.
"Since 1988, Congress has raised its own salary 15 times 'to reflect rising costs.' But raised the minimum wage only three times."
— PolitiFact Rhode Island
Congress, criminals, Scientologists and other groups are exempt from Obamacare.
The corporate share has declined, but by much smaller amount
"In 1950, corporations paid $3 in taxes for every $1 by a worker. Today, they pay 22 cents for every $1 by a worker."
Numbers are close but welfare claim is misleading
"Less than 2 percent of illegals are picking crops, but 41 percent are on welfare."
Misses mark on several points
"Romneycare covers abortion, illegal immigrants and has a public option. Obamacare does not."
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