Statements we say are Pants on Fire!
President Obama’s health care law says "when you sell your house now you have to pay a 3.8 percent tax."
"People who wash cars at home will use approximately 80 percent more water than they do in a car wash."
President Obama's refusal to grant permits for offshore drilling is one reason gasoline prices are soaring.
"If you sell your house after 2012 you will pay a 3.8 percent sales tax on it."
Rep. David Cicilline is responsible for the federal loan guarantee to Solyndra, the failed solar company
"[The] ACLU and atheists in Denver are demanding the NFL stop [Tim Tebow] from praying on the sidelines."
"What is the proper collective noun for a group of baboons? Believe it or not . . . a Congress!"
While CEOs of some large charities have big salaries, the heads of some veterans groups do the job for free.
"When the country was founded, Congress had exactly the same attitude about the sanctity of Christmas celebrations that a 7-Eleven does today: 'Yeah, we're open.'"
"Eighty-five percent . . . of Rhode Island tax returns that were filed for the year 2010 . . . were from individuals who earned $30,000 or less."
"Mayor Fung wants to punish our children's education by removing 12 million dollars from current funding to pay for his private charter school. Your taxes would increase by between 6 and 8 percent per year."
"Dubious taxpayer-funded" stimulus spending -- Part II.
"There are 30,000 people that have been killed with seat belts."
The WIC program "is an incredibly cost effective program, serving nearly 10 million Americans each year and costing less than $100 per person. In my district, more than 18 percent of residents suffer from food insecurity and depend on WIC to make ends meet."
"It’s just crazy that the government will ... make it illegal to use the old [incandescent] bulbs."
The Central Falls School system "spent $100,000 on a time clock."
Members of Congress "receive full pay retirement after serving one term."
"The people of Rhode Island don't want same-sex marriage."
Woonsocket needs a garbage-burning power plant because "residents are paying through the nose for electricity that’s fueled by foreign oil, at prices that are skyrocketing."
"Roughly 25% of RI has a criminal record"
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