All statements involving Glenn Beck

To comply with non-discrimination laws, the government is "forcing people in business to make wedding cakes" for anyone.  

Says Barack Obama "knew half of the population of the United States would lose their health insurance."

Says Allen West helped thwart a terrorist plot by shooting a gun in the direction of an Iraqi detainee, then reported the incident to his superior and said it was wrong.

Says Michelle Obama has 43 people on her staff; Nancy Reagan had just 3.

The Muslim Brotherhood has "openly stated they want to declare war on Israel."

Many of the 9/11 conspirators came from the Muslim Brotherhood, including Osama bin Laden, Ayman Zawahiri and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.

"This town (Wilmington, Ohio) hasn’t taken any money from the government. They don’t want any money from the government."

"The federal government is now on track" for the second-largest budget deficit "in 65 years."

"The government is trying to now close the Lincoln Memorial for any kind of large gatherings."

"The 2000 Census cost $4.5 billion. The 2010 Census is set to cost up to $14.5 billion."

"Sixty-four percent of Americans support the Arizona immigration law.''

"When Social Security started, age expectancy for the average man was 58. It was 62 -- 62 for women."

Franklin Roosevelt never allocated more than 12 percent of GDP to federal spending, while the percentage for Barack Obama is not projected to drop below 22.8 percent.

"Thomas Jefferson created the Marines for the Islamic pirates that were happening."

Chile ranks third internationally in economic freedom, while the U.S. ranks 17th.

Labor union president Andy Stern is "the most frequent visitor" at the White House.

Less than 10 percent of Obama's Cabinet appointees "have any experience in the private sector."

"In the health care bill, we're now offering insurance for dogs."

"Mitt Romney ... gave you government health care that is now bankrupting the state" of Massachusetts.

Forty-five percent of doctors "say they'll quit" if health care reform passes.

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