Budget snapshots miss a lot of the picture
Says "Bush Jr. handed Obama a $1.4 trillion deficit" and Obama "reduced Bush Jr.’s deficit to just $492 billion."
Crime bill gets some, not all, blame
"The policy mistakes that ... the Clintons made got us, in large degree, to the situation that we are in today with mass incarceration."
Emails had few details
Emails released to the public show Hillary Clinton discussed "the location of Ambassador Stevens, who of course was murdered, in Libya."
Not a significant rewrite
"Fox changed around their poll eligibility criteria on the day they announced who is in and out of their debate."
He's right in spirit, not in details
The United States is "fighting with Iraqis to defeat ISIS along with Iran. But in Yemen we're fighting Iran with Iraqis and Saudis."
Frankly, it was a joke.
"Al Franken said almost exactly what Trump said" about John McCain’s military record.
Earth's demotion not guaranteed
"By declaring that Pluto was no longer a planet, the (International Astronomical Union) put into place a planetary definition that would have even declassified Earth as a planet if it existed as far from the sun as Pluto does."
Many releases ordered by the courts
Hans von Spakovsky
"134,000 (criminal) aliens have been released by the (Obama) administration in just the past two years."
Fingerprint matching continues
"President Obama in November of last year wiped away (a program) that allows for shared fingerprinting for those who are behind bars so you know who is here legally and illegally."
The games are back
Says Amazon has removed "an educational game about Gettysburg."
Hinges on definition of developed
"The United States doesn’t have the highest murder rate among developed countries. You look at Russia, you look at Brazil, those are countries that have 3 to 5 times higher murder rates than what we have here in the United States."
Negative opinions are widespread, but not a majority view
Polls indicate that "white people think that black people are less intelligent. They think they’re less trustworthy, less patriotic."
That's a stretch, based on the numbers
ISIS reaches "about 100 million people a day" through social media.
Not a crime by itself
"For most black people in the history of this country … it was illegal to pass as a white person. You were actually put in jail if you tried to pass."
Overstated, a bit
Says "Florida is a model" for successful pretrial release programs.
Not the case for most Muslim countries
"In Muslim countries, under the Sharia, there is a death penalty for blaspheming Mohammad."
Congress mandated PTC a long time ago
The lack of an automatic braking system that could have prevented the Philadelphia Amtrak crash "wasn't driven by a lack of funding. It just takes a while. They (Congress) just passed it in the recent past."
"You can be an NFL player with murder charges and not be suspended."
Accounting for only 100 school districts
"Baltimore spends the third highest per capita on its public schools."
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