All statements involving Michael Moore
Says during George W. Bush’s administration "we were losing millions of jobs per month," while under Barack Obama we have "three years of gaining hundreds of thousands of jobs per month."
"Not a single banker, a CEO from Wall Street, anyone from corporate America — nobody, (there was) not one arrest of any of these people who brought down the economy in 2008."
"Just 400 Americans -- 400 -- have more wealth than half of all Americans combined."
During the Reagan administration, "Millions of people were thrown out of work."
During the Reagan era, while productivity increased, "wages for working people remained frozen."
During the Reagan era, "the richest Americans had their top income tax rate cut in half."
All the talk about socialism during the campaign made young people more interested in it by Election Day.
In the 1950s, "A lot of people got rich — and they had to pay a top tax rate of 90 percent."
"The majority actually want single-payer health care."
After Fahrenheit 9/11 came out, "Bush's approval rating never was better, it only got worse."
"The richest 1 percent have more financial wealth than the bottom 95 percent combined."
Goldman Sachs was Barack Obama's "No. 1 private contributor."
During the Monica Lewinsky scandal, the Clintons brought the Rev. Jeremiah Wright to the White House for "spiritual counseling."
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