Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley made his claim about immigration reform driving up household incomes in this Nov. 12, 2015, interview on "Overheard with Evan Smith" (YouTube video).

MOSTLY FALSE: Martin O'Malley's claim that immigration reform raises U.S. household incomes $250

Martin O'Malley told a Texas journalist that immigration reform will drive up U.S. household incomes $250 a year.


Mostly False, we found.

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Claim is location-specific

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Alongside 40-plus fellow senators

Mostly False

Ted Cruz was one of many opponents


That particular statistic actually rose

Mostly True

More suicides than homicides

Mostly False

After a historically long delay