He could've said it a little better
"About 2 percent of Americans get paid the minimum wage."
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He was put on hold
"I was filibustered."
On or near the mark
"Our debt now is about $140,000 per household."
Despite math error, this claim stays fair
The national debt of $16 trillion, is "enough to buy both the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds 1,918 times."
Number is accurate but not a gusher of clarity
"Last year, we produced 14 percent less oil on public lands than we did the year before."
Spike in increases hasn't persisted
Says federal spending has increased 21 percent over the past three years.
Many ways to slice the corporate tax apple
"We have the second highest corporate tax rate among our trading partners."
A little premature, but in the ballpark
U.S. debt is "now equal to 100 percent of the GDP."
He's close on his record, and his math
Says he's so bipartisan that "12 of my bills were signed into law by Democratic President Bill Clinton."
Yes, but data set doesn't include job losses at smaller companies
On Lee Fisher’s watch, "almost nine out of 10" jobs that Ohio lost were lost to other states, "not to other countries."
Various gauges vary, but all say times are tough
"More than half of our unemployed Ohioans have been out of work for six months or more."
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