Statements we say are True
"While I was mayor of the city of Providence we had the lowest crime rate in 30 years."
Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown shows someone can be bipartisan in Congress because he "votes about 66 percent with his own party."
"David Cicilline was the state representative who opposed tough mandatory sentences for those convicted of domestic violence and child abuse."
Rhode Island’s voter identification law was pushed by "a black Democrat in the House, a black Democrat in the Senate. That's a fact."
A poll conducted in Egypt revealed that 80 percent of Egyptians oppose receiving foreign aid from the United States.
In June 2012 "we actually had more people go on Social Security Disability [85,000] ... than the 80,000 jobs that were created."
"In 2010, Mr. [Anthony] Gemma described himself as a 'pro-life' candidate. Now, he claims to be pro-choice."
"Rhode Islanders pay among the highest auto repair bills in the nation."
"Under current law, if you go on a dating website and you say you're 32 and you're actually 42, you've committed a misdemeanor."
Rhode Island has the "worst maintained bridges in the United States of America . . . and we have the second worst maintained roads [behind] Alaska."
"The legislature was never given the opportunity to debate or vote on loaning $75 million to 38 Studios."
"Over the past five years the federal government has paid out $601 million in retirement and disability benefits to deceased former federal employees."
"When these [undocumented] students graduate from college, they're still illegal aliens. They cannot get a job."
"We have to recognize that our salaries for faculty are the lowest in New England with the exception of the University of Maine."
"Rhode Island’s exports have increased by 53 percent in the last two years."
"This is the only state in the country that bypassed the General Assembly to authorize [in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants]."
"Every poll you see, the overwhelming majority of people want [E-Verify]."
"More than 27,000 Rhode Island jobs depend on trade with Canada."
"There are a lot of casinos across the country that have gone bankrupt."
Rhode Island has the "the second-most heavily deployed National Guard in the United States."
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