Words matter, as how people interpret them
Says Barack Obama voted for the "very same language" of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act when he was in the Illinois state Senate. Sexual orientation "doesn't have anything to do with this law."
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It's different in several ways
A Republican proposal changes Medicare for those under age 55 so that they will "participate in the same kind of health plan that members of Congress do."
What about jobs saved by the new regulations?
The financial regulatory bill "will kill jobs."
News flash: Raising taxes increases revenues
"Anybody who is familiar with the historical data from the IRS knows that raising income tax rates will likely actually reduce federal revenues."
Democrats would at least keep the cuts for all but the richest
"Should Democrats get their way, every income tax bracket will increase on Jan. 1, 2011. Every single one."
More for real Border Patrol officers, less for Bush's virtual fence
"This administration and this Congress have been systematically cutting funding to border security since the Democrats took control."
Actually, Congress makes the law
"To use money from the TARP fund in the manner that is being discussed by the White House and congressional Democrats would be a violation of the law."
Only true for a small percentage of people
Under the Democratic health plan, families "will be forced to spend an additional $2,100 a year to keep their current health care."
Only if you are among the 15 percent in the small group market
"As a result of the House Republican bill, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office now confirms that families will see their health care premiums reduced by up to 10 percent."
Obama said it first: Electricity costs will "skyrocket" under cap and trade.
Contends that President Obama "literally said (if) his cap-and-trade proposals were to pass, that utility rates, his words now, would, 'necessarily skyrocket.'"
A big number used wrong
The Democrats propose "a government-controlled health care plan that will deprive roughly 120 million Americans of their current health care coverage."
Merci beaucoup, American taxpayer
"Tens of billions of dollars (from taxpayer-funded bailouts) ... flowed straight through AIG into the coffers of foreign corporations and foreign banks."
No mouse in the house — or in the bill
The stimulus has "$30 million in there to protect mice in San Francisco."
He's right on these
The stimulus bill contains "$20 million for the removal of small to medium-sized fish passage barriers" and "$25 million to rehabilitate off-roading trails for ATVs."
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