Statements about Children

More people are apprehended after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border a week "than are born in Texas each week."

"Scott Walker cut school funding more per student than any governor in America."

Says drug cartels are using social media to offer rebates so more children from Central America get smuggled to the United States.

Wisconsin is "38th in the country in terms of proficiency standards" in student testing.

The cost of "college education has gone up 1,200 percent since 1978."

Israel in the last three weeks has "killed more Palestinian children, more than 200, than the total number of Israeli soldiers killed in military operations since 2006."

Twenty percent of single adults, ages 21 to 25 with no kids, "are not working or even in school trying to find a job."  

"Having an active father makes children 98 percent more likely to graduate from college."

Says a 9-year-old girl was recently raped in Austin, Texas, by a guy previously "caught four times and released."

Says Common Core is a federal mandate.

When undocumented children are picked up at the border and "told to appear later in court ... 90 percent do not then show up."

"If you're a Mexican, you get sent back. ... But if you're from a noncontiguous country like the Central American countries" then you can stay in the United States.

The Obama administration estimates the number of children at the border is "going to increase to 150,000 to 200,000 next year."

"Obama regime planned the influx of illegal alien children at the border."

"In 31 states, decent child care costs more than college tuition."

"$3 billion over the next five years will be taken out of our public schools and be put into vouchers."  

"Thom Tillis cut almost $500 million from education."

There have been 74 "school shootings in America since Sandy Hook."

"Milwaukee has the second-highest" number of children recovered from sex trafficking.  

The Wisconsin school voucher program "has no research that shows that it’s going to improve student learning."

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