Virtually? Not exactly.
"When we took office, let me remind you, there was virtually no international pressure on Iran."
— PolitiFact Georgia
Not No. 1, or even No. 10
"General Motors is the largest corporation in the world again."
Nope. That's still wrong
Says U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget proposal "eliminates Medicare" in 10 years.
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
Cloture votes more common, but not that common
"As long as I have served . . . This is the first time every single solitary decision has required 60 senators."
Edwards a significant player on several bills
"John doesn't have a record in the Senate. John's only passed four bills. They're all about post offices."
Obama sponsored a bill that became law
"Barack Obama hasn't passed any (bills)."
Call the exaggeration police
"In the 1990s, the Biden Crime Bill added 100,000 cops to America's streets. As a result, murder and violent crime rates went down eight years in a row."
Biden way off on alcohol-related birth defects
"There are 300,000 babies born deformed every year in this country because of women who are alcoholics while they're carrying those children to term."
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