Walden’s 50 percent claim falls short
"The incoming Republican freshman class – well, it’s no ordinary group: nearly half of its roughly 80 members have never served in elective office before."
She said she would vote to end federal education funding
"Donna Campbell has called for ending all federal funding for education"
Says Lloyd Doggett voted for the health care, stimulus and cap-and-trade bills.
And not just because he had a headache
On possibly raising the Social Security retirement age.
From our cold, dead hands?
"When Washington liberals wanted to take away our guns, Chet said no."
No and "heck no"
"I said no to these big bank bailouts."
Well, we rated ONE attack ad False...
PolitiFact Texas says "Congressman Edwards' attacks on Bill Flores are false."
No idea what he ate before launching e-mail blast
"More people were killed in the United States last year by tainted food than U.S. troops killed in Iraq and Afghanistan since the wars began."
The companies where he worked as a CFO added at least that many to the payroll
Says he created more than 500 American jobs.
Flores lost his job too
Says opponent Bill Flores helped run a company that laid off over 3,000 workers and paid off executives with millions.
Apples to countries
Says the federal agency in charge of Medicare and Medicaid will disburse $803 billion in benefits this year, making "it larger than all but 15 of the world's economies."
"Over 80 percent of our trade deficit today is with countries that are not trade agreement partners, that are not level playing fields for the United States."
There's theory, and then there's reality
"We could cut unemployment in half simply by reclaiming the jobs taken by illegal workers."
Said and then said again
Says the United States is the only nation that affords citizenship to anyone born here, "whether you are here legally or illegally."
Most added federal employees are temporary census workers
"Over the time that President Obama has been in office, we have lost 2.5 million free
enterprise system jobs, and, yet, 500,000 federal government jobs have been
It was much less before the '70s
"Today almost half our debt is owned by foreigners."
France doesn't rule there, either
"Today, we have two Vietnams, side by side, North and South, exchanging and working."
Start by categorizing Hispanics as whites...
Says Houston’s 18th congressional district has been “gentrified” and is home to “more Anglos than African Americans.”
Sixth-richest in the House, 11th-richest including senators
Says U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul is "the sixth-richest person in Congress."
He's voted with the party 96 percent of the time
"Ninety-six percent of the last session, (U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar) voted with Nancy Pelosi."
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