A common misreading
Says President Barack Obama’s health care law is "expected to destroy 2.3 million jobs."
Old MacDonald begs to differ
"This is the same (farm) bill we voted on a few weeks ago, with the exception of one or two sentences."
Twitter tweet twists the facts
"Student loan rates set to double because a Democratic-controlled Congress voted to double them."
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The sky is darkening, but not falling
"The Social Security trust fund … is already facing imminent bankruptcy."
High-end figure taxes the Truth-O-Meter
"We've got a personal tax system that's so complicated it costs Americans about $500 billion a year to comply with the current tax code."
Oft repeated, but the Truth-O-Meter isn't budging
"Our unemployment rate has been higher than 8 percent for more than two-and-a-half years, far above what the Obama Administration promised with the 'stimulus.' "
Well, five Democratic votes out of 234
The House passed "cut, cap and balance" with "bipartisan support."
People do like tax increases on the wealthy
"The American people don't want us to raise taxes."
Different measurements yield very different results
"President Obama pledged to go through the budget 'line by line,' but on his watch, non-defense spending has spiraled out of control, increasing by 67 percent in the last year alone."
Jobs are repairing the bridge, not flipping burgers at Rusty's
"In Wisconsin, the stimulus paid for a bridge to a bar called Rusty's Backwater Saloon. They've got great burgers, but no new jobs."
Biden said it, but Boehner overstates it
Says Vice President Joe Biden "admits that the American people are being scammed" with the economic stimulus package.
'Some' do, but none of them are elected
"Some even advocate wiping out 401(k)s entirely and replacing them with government-run accounts."
In theory, ACORN could compete for a piece of the nut
"The (economic stimulus) legislation could open billions of taxpayer dollars to left-wing groups like the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)."
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