Statements about Civil Rights
"Firearms homicides are down about 40 percent" since Texas passed concealed-gun permit law.
The number of African-American men in prison has increased fivefold since he left office.
Obamacare provision will allow "forced home inspections" by government agents.
Says that according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 71.2 percent of Hispanic registered voters in Texas and over 86 percent of African American registered voters participated in the 2012 elections.
Twenty four states have voter ID or comparable restrictions; before Barack Obama was elected, it was two.
Says about NSA data collection: "Every member in both parties who served on the Intelligence Committee voted in favor of this."
Says residents of Texas and San Antonio can be fired or denied jobs because they are gay.
"In New Hampshire, 93 percent of Democrats, 79 percent of Republicans, 82 percent of gun owners and 60 percent of NRA households support background checks."
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court "is transparent."
"It's expressly prohibited by law that you can read and wholly surveil domestic email traffic in the United States."
Currently, the intelligence community "can collect business records on law-abiding Americans who have no connection to terrorism."
Says Democratic Party created the Ku Klux Klan.
"Black children constitute 18 percent of the nation's public school population but 40 percent of the children who are suspended or expelled."
"The violent crime rate in America is the same as it was in 1968, yet our prison system has grown by over 500 percent."
The National Rifle Association was "founded by religious leaders who wanted to protect freed slaves from the Ku Klux Klan."
"If you are black or brown, you are nine times more likely to be stopped and frisked" in New York City.
Says he has sued the Obama administration 25 times.
About 3 percent of Gov. Nathan Deal’s appointments have been African-American.
Says Abraham Lincoln supported an agreement that allowed slavery in New Mexico "and a law to return runaway slaves to their owners."
Says a gun bill before the Senate would make it a federal felony to "leave town for more than seven days, and leave someone else at home with your firearms."
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