Statements we say are Mostly False
Says James Langevin voted to spend "$3 billion for a jet engine no one wants."
Rhode Island gives undocumented pregnant women health insurance, plus a cash card "with $400 a month on it" and "$250 a month or $275 a month to spend on food."
After Ronald Reagan cut taxes in 1981 the U.S. enjoyed "exponential growth."
"One of the things we found very clearly and consistently is that [video gaming] is a growth industry."
Lincoln Chafee "voted with President George W. Bush and the conservative leadership 76% of the time."
Cicilline "continues to accept hundreds of thousands of dollars in lobbyist, corporate PAC and insider money to fund his campaign."
"As Washington debates cracking down on the big Wall Street banks, I’ve passed legislation that does so."
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