It depends on what numbers you use
"The vast majority of our international commitments take effect without congressional approval."
Administration policies aren't the only factor
The Obama administration's policies "have reduced minority dropout rate by 25 percent."
The stocks and bonds are his wife's, but he has a savings account
"I don't own a single stock or bond … I have no savings accounts."
$300 million in cuts, but not necessarily in Ryan's budget
Paul Ryan "cut embassy security in his budget by $300 million below what we asked for."
He used that word
On ending the war in Iraq, "Gov. Romney said that was a tragic mistake, we should have left 30,000 troops there."
A guarantee today in some ways, not others
Says Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan would "eliminate the guarantee of Medicare."
Over decades, formula tweak adds up
Says Republicans Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan support "massive cuts in Social Security for future generations."
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In fatal shootings, which include suicides
"The bulk of the people who are shot with a weapon — other than these drug gangs taking on one another — end up being shot with their own weapon."
Blurs two different types of tax rates
The 30 percent tax rate called for under President Barack Obama’s proposed Buffett Rule "is lower than the prescribed tax rate for millionaires already -- not just for millionaires, for people making over $200,000."
UPDATE: Murders up, but not rapes
"In 2008, when Flint had 265 sworn officers on their police force, there were 35 murders and 91 rapes in this city. In 2010, when Flint had only 144 police officers, the murder rate climbed to 65, and rapes … climbed to 229."
If it quacks like nation-building...
"We're not engaged in nation-building" in Afghanistan.
He used a valid number, but erred in defining it
Among the money spent on health care in the United States, "46 cents on every dollar spent is through Medicare and Medicaid."
Only "literally" true with qualifiers
"The average CEO makes $10,000 more every day ... than what the average worker makes every year."
The rich are, in fact, getting richer
"One percent of the American people make over 21 percent of all the income in America. That wasn’t the way before George Bush became president."
McCain supported Republican-backed investigation
"When George Bush said we shouldn't investigate why the government's response to Hurricane Katrina was so incompetent, John McCain stood with him."
100-million people is more accurate
John McCain's tax plan will give no reduction "for 100-million American families."
McCain has often opposed timelines, but not always
(McCain) says "we can't have ... timelines to draw down our troops from Iraq."
Cherry-picking McCain's record
Says McCain "supported George Bush's policies 95 percent of the time."
Richardson defaults to 'fast as possible'
"First, he said he would take all of our troops out in six months, and now he acknowledges it would take a year."
First with details, but it's not the "only" plan
"Joe Biden is the only candidate with a plan to get us out of Iraq and keep us out."
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