Statements about Corrections and Updates
Del. Ben Chafin "took money away" from Southwest Virginia schools while voting to build a "politician's palace."
"In 1978, a student who worked a minimum-wage summer job could afford to pay a year's full tuition at the 4-year public university of their choice."
Says three Ukrainians recently captured on a West Texas ranch are among "individuals from countries that have strong terrorist ties being apprehended" near the state’s border with Mexico.
"We have a 40 to 50 percent dropout rate in our inner-city schools."
Says "nothing" in Obama’s $3.7 billion request to address the child immigrant situation "actually secures the border."
"Without the financial resources provided by hunters to protect habitat and stop poachers, there would be no infrastructure for wildlife management."
"One thousand people a day are moving to Texas, which means there will be 15 million more people over the next 25 years."
In Texas, "a faceless hospital panel can deny life-sustaining care, giving you only 10 days to find another facility for your mother, dad, or young child, even if the patient is conscious."
Surface temperatures on Earth "have stabilized."
A company hired to do Common Core testing in Florida will "attract every one of your children to become as homosexual as they possibly can."
Human activity is not "causing these dramatic changes to our climate."
Congress used earmarks "for more than 200 years."
Wendy Davis "was just doing a fund-raiser in Chicago with the international socialists organization."
Wendy Davis raised money for a U.S. House Democrat who is a member of a Democratic socialists group.
"For every Kentuckian that has enrolled in Obamacare, 40 have been dropped from their coverage."
"Under Greg Abbott, Texas four-year-olds would be forced to undergo standardized tests."
"In 2005, Dan Branch tried to expand third-trimester abortions in Texas."
"In the last couple of days, notices were sent (by officials in Ukraine) to Jews in one city indicating that they had to identify themselves as Jews."
Says the Koch brothers "funded the fight to let flood insurance premiums soar ... Now they’re spending millions to buy a Senate seat for Bill Cassidy so he can fight for them."
"Nine out of the 10 poorest states are Red states."
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