Right on the praise, wrong on the votes
Republicans "went out of the way to praise (Eric) Holder's nomination. ... Not a single Republican senator opposed Eric Holder's nomination."
Cokie, you should join Twitter!
"In New York, your chances of getting murdered are 1 in 25,000. In Honduras, it’s 1 in 14."
Some inartful wording
Michael Eric Dyson
"Teenage births cost Texas taxpayers $1.1 billion in health care, foster care and lost tax revenue in 2010 alone."
Difference between 'orders' and 'actions'
"This president has offered fewer executive actions than almost any other president preceding his presidency in recent history."
By one measure yes, by others no
"13 percent of Americans, the lowest ever, are without health care."
A 'Clintonesque' statement, says a historian
"I had the lowest net worth of any American president in the 20th century when I took office."
Bold claim, weak data
"For the cost of the Iraq War we could’ve ended world hunger for 30 years."
IRS tougher on tea party than liberals
The IRS "also investigated liberal groups, groups that had progressive in their name. ... The IRS was basically looking at everybody."
"All" is too strong
"There are 278 Republicans in Congress. (With Eric Cantor's defeat), they are now all Christian and all white except for one black senator, who was appointed."
An unsigned leadership document
Says Eric Cantor "was the co-author of the House GOP principles on immigration reform. Both the 'New York Times' and the 'Washington Post' said that that captured the essence of what was in the Senate immigration bill."
Risk wasn't a factor
The Obama administration "went to court to keep one of these five in jail at Guantanamo just three years ago because he was such a huge risk."
Not expressly her opinion
Says Hillary Clinton "defended Syria’s President Assad as a possible reformer at the start of that country’s civil war."
Moves were largely non-military
In the Georgia-Russia conflict, "we flew a brigade of Georgian soldiers" from Iran to Georgia and "sent U.S. ships into the Black Sea and provided various kinds of supplies."
Not a universal translation, interpretation
"When you read the Koran, it talks about don't take Christians and Jews as your friends."
So you're saying a lot of Kentucky won't see this
"28 percent of Kentuckians don’t have any online access."
There has been wandering -- back and forth
Americans "bought into climate change" in 2004-06, but then most "began wandering away from this issue."
Data for more than 1 state hard to find
In some states, African-Americans are three times more likely to be sentenced to death than whites for the same crime.
Not all the money is Kochs' but they have a hand in it
Last election, the Koch brothers "spent three times what the top 10 unions spent combined."
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