More voters than sportsmen
"More Tennesseans have hunting and fishing licenses than vote."
Says that "when Congressman (Steve) Cohen took office in 2007, the unemployment rate was at 4.8 percent. The unemployment rate in Shelby County has reached 9.7 percent."
Not what they voted on
Tennessee Republican Party
Says House Democrats "voted to use your tax dollars for abortions" by voting against bill defunding Planned Parenthood.
Company shows paper trail
Signs letter saying Consumer Product Safety Commission is acting "without consultation or input from the company" to stop the sale of Buckyballs.
Not stamped for approval
"All legislative mail, from the content to the timing, is approved by the speaker's office."
Even Campfield says he erred
Says that "you can’t destroy the guns purchased in a (gun) buyback program as the city (of Memphis) wants to do."
Speculation at best
Tennessee Democratic Party
The "Health Care Compact bill would end Medicare's guaranteed benefit for Tennessee's Medicare recipients and shift management of the federal health care plan to the state's TennCare program."
Sponsored the bill, argued for it, passed it through Senate
"I didn’t try to push" a bill to reduce lottery scholarship proceeds for students.
Not what Obama said
Says that President Obama said that "Small Businesses Succeed Because of Government."
Not what Black voted for
Lou Ann Zelenik
"Diane Black voted to fund Obamacare."
Strikes a false vein
"(Environmentalists) said ‘We’re only going to stop coal mining above 2,000 feet.’ ... Well guess where all the coal in the state of Tennessee is? Above 2,000 feet."
"Last resort" does not = threat
Memphis Police Association
Says "city leadership is threatening to lay off police and emergency services personnel to balance the budget."
Flinn attended or sent regrets
Says George Flinn has been a "no show" at scheduled "forums."
Southeast, not nation
"Personal income is growing faster in Tennessee on average than any other state in the country."
No evidence to support claim
Says abortion doctors are "flying into this state, performing abortions and flying out."
Patients, doctors still make decisions
Says President Obama and his allies in Congress gave "power" to control Medicare patients’ health care decisions to "a commission of 15 unelected bureaucrats in Washington."
Many more than “a few” years remain in reserves
"Right now we have sufficient reserves to take care of Tennessee's lottery scholarship students for a few years more."
More like 31-42 percent
"Fewer than 10 percent of those in the House are what anyone would classify as wealthy."
Big claim, scant evidence
"This year’s redistricting has been the most open, interactive and transparent redistricting process in Tennessee history."
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