Statements we say are Mostly False
Says real estate taxes were put in place to pay for Obamacare.
Says legislation supported by gay rights activists would strip "mother" and "father" from future Texas birth certificates.
Says that over the past 20 years, Texas public school spending rose 142 percent and per-pupil spending more than tripled when adjusted for inflation.
Says opponent Chad Chadwell "wants condom techniques demonstrated to your children."
Says he "is the reason we do not pay a toll every time we pass over the bridge at MoPac and William Cannon."
"We confer more PhDs each year than any other university in America except Berkeley."
Says a voter-adopted constitutional amendment "instructed" a state board headed by Jerry Patterson to put $300 million in investment earnings into a fund supporting public school operations.
Says Rush Limbaugh made it clear he’d rather see the country fail than President Barack Obama succeed.
Says that when Democrats controlled Congress and the White House, federal spending as a share of the Gross Domestic Product leapt from 18.2 percent in 2001 to 25.2 percent in 2009 -- the largest such increase in any eight-year period since World War II.
Ted Cruz is "unknown to the vast majority of Texans."
Says Mitt Romney said at a January 2012 debate that under Paul Ryan’s tax plan, "I’d have paid no taxes in the last two years."
Says PolitiFact "validated and independently documented" its "criminal history" claims about Adan Ballesteros.
Says Texas proved in court that more than 200 dead people voted in the latest Texas election.
Says Michael Cargill was "arrested and incarcerated in Bell County."
Every "major newspaper in Texas calls" David Dewhurst "a moderate."
Says a national Coca-Cola study showed Texans love Texas more than residents of any other state love their state; Wisconsinites ranked second.
"Most of Ted Cruz’s money comes from Washington, from outside the state of Texas."
Says he has nearly 200 delegates bound to support his candidacy at the Republican National Convention.
Says Jeff Wentworth, bending the rules, "has used $211,743.96 in campaign contributions to lease luxury cars."
Lloyd Doggett "made millions off companies like Bank of America while they took taxpayer bailout money."
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