Transgender girls aren't boys
The "federal government is going after school districts, trying to force them to let boys shower with little girls."
After the Texas cutoff of aid to women’s health care services including Planned Parenthood clinics, "over 150,000… women lost the only health care they had. Our Medicaid birth rate shot up. It cost taxpayers over $130 million in one year alone in extra Medicaid birth costs."
Says Ted Cruz "is a supporter of legalizing people that are in this country illegally" and "proposed giving them work permits."
PAC reports yet to appear
My campaign "finished the last quarter reporting the most cash on hand of any Republican in the field … $13.8 million in the bank, $3.5 million more than the Jeb Bush campaign."
Various health services
Planned Parenthood is "nothing more than a referral service. … They don’t do anything except profit from killing babies and then selling body parts of those aborted babies."
More suicides than homicides
"We lose an average of 90 Americans every day because of guns."
Not all killings are murders
From 2014 to 2015, Austin’s "murder rate is up a whopping 83 percent."
"Bernie Sanders admits he is a Democratic Socialist. … Nazis were Democratic Socialists."
For sure since 1980
Texas has "outstripped the national poverty rate" since "at least 1959."
UPDATED: Backup 'gibberish'
"100 percent of the crime is committed, in estimate, by about 15 percent of the population."
"90% of Americans want national background checks that close loopholes."
Explosive devices, bomb plot
Iran’s "regime is responsible for more than 1,000 American casualties during the Iraq war" and "has plotted a terrorist attack here in our nation's capital."
Up to 150 international inspectors within nine months
The Iran deal "trusts the Iranians to inspect themselves."
Detainees have rights
"In the year 2013, the Obama administration released 104,000 criminal illegal aliens. They released 196 murderers – people with homicide convictions, who are here illegally."
Blame Mexico's elections of '88
"To vote in Mexico every eligible Mexican citizen has to have a tamper-proof photo-ID card with a thumbprint and an embossed hologram."
Voting in U.S. isn't compulsory
"The United States is about 100th in voter turnout among the industrialized nations, and Texas is near the bottom in terms of voter registration and voter turnout."
Home web access links to income
"Less than half of the poorest American households have a home Internet subscription."
No violation shown
"In FY 2014 Planned Parenthood performed 327,653 abortions while receiving $528 million from taxpayers, in violation" of "the Hyde amendment."
Highest court means something
Says states not directly involved in the gay marriage lawsuits that reached the Supreme Court "are not bound" by the court’s ruling.
Actions by U.S, Texas--and Mexico
"I deployed the Texas National Guard" to the Texas-Mexico border. "And the policy worked; apprehensions at the border declined 74 percent."
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