A well-established number that's often described incorrectly
"Americans now spend 100 days out of the year working for government before we even start working for ourselves."
— PolitiFact National
CEOs aren't the only ones with 'Cadillac' plans
The proposed excise tax on "Cadillac" health plans will hit "those making less than $200,000" the hardest.
She's in the ballpark
"The Defense Department received only one-half of 1 percent of the nearly trillion-dollar stimulus package funding."
Workers will get help - and maybe a new job, too
"Job losses are so certain under this new cap-and-tax plan that it includes a provision accommodating newly unemployed workers from the resulting dried-up energy sector, to the tune of $4.2 billion over eight years. So much for creating jobs."
Obama and Ayers, Round II
"Obama held one of the first meetings of his political career in Bill Ayers's home. And they've worked together on various projects in Chicago."
Not far from Lincoln's sentiment
Sarah Palin was repeating "Abraham Lincoln's words" in discussing the war in Iraq.
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