Numbers uncertain, but experts give GOP edge
2014 midterm election spending by "the left and the right are both equal."
There has been wandering -- back and forth
Americans "bought into climate change" in 2004-06, but then most "began wandering away from this issue."
It's happened only twice
Before "our last three presidents, you have to go back to the 1800s, early 1800s to find three presidents in a row being consecutively re-elected."
It's been a good time to be rich
"Since Barack Obama became president of the United States, 95 percent of economic gains have been made by the richest 1 percent."
Significant, but not record-breaking
The health care reform bill "is the largest tax increase in U.S. history."
— PolitiFact National
Do they pay Joe to make claims like this?
President Obama has never received a paycheck from a profitmaking business in his entire life.
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