The proposal as seen through rose-colored glasses
"Who will raising the minimum wage actually help? … More than half work full-time. The average worker is 35 years old."
— PolitiFact National
She mentioned them, but did play them down
When Susan Rice spoke about Benghazi on Sunday news shows, she said "that al-Qaida might be involved, or other al-Qaida affiliates might be involved, or non-al-Qaida Libyan extremists, which I think demonstrates that there was no effort to play that down."
A misleading overreach
"Gov. Romney himself, with 28 other Republican governors, supported policies that would have eliminated the time limits in the welfare reform law and allowed people to stay on welfare forever."
Never said giddyap, let's go
Says Rick Perry "wanted to secede from the union."
— PolitiFact Texas
Lots of discussion of middle class, but without that term
In the Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire, none of the candidates mentioned the "middle class" or "education."
27 of 27, but no major disaster declaration
Says the Obama Administration has fulfilled all of Texas’ requests for fire management assisting grants.
Perry aide suggested Austin alternative
Says Rick Perry "turned down our invitation to meet" President Barack Obama in El Paso.
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