But Obama's action is more sweeping
"Every president since Eisenhower has taken executive action to address immigration issues."
There's nine; can you name them?
Pinnacle Overlook in Southwest Virginia is "closer to eight other state capitals than to Richmond."
Not a record by all counts
Bill Clinton presided over "the biggest expansion of the American economy since World War II."
Includes cuts after he left office
"As governor, I cut $5 billion in spending."
Even so, the program would have still grown
George Allen "voted to end Pell Grants for 84,000 students."
Three specific votes
Says former Sen. George Allen voted four times to raise his own pay.
Many ways to look at pay gap
Virginia women earn "only 79 cents to each dollar earned by men..."
Kaine close on job numbers
"We’ve now gained private sector jobs 12 months in a row."
Lots of new people, fewer new jobs
Under former President George W. Bush’s administration "while the population in that period grew by 10 percent, the number of jobs in the nation grew by 1 percent."
Omits one fact: Democrats' plan would also balloon deficit
Republican plan to extend Bush tax cuts "would double deficit projections going forward for the next couple of decades."
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