Statements about Crime
More than 3,000 homicides were committed by "illegal aliens" over the past six years.
"Wendy Davis’ legal work is currently under FBI investigation."
Says Dan Patrick has "called immigration into Texas an invasion" and "said immigrants coming into Texas bring ‘third-world diseases.’"
A record number of immigrants not from Mexico are "being apprehended at the border."
"Last year," Obama "administration officials released into our neighborhoods more than 36,000 criminal immigrants who had nearly 88,000 convictions. The crimes included hundreds of convictions for murder, rape and kidnapping and thousands of drug-related crimes."
Says Dan Patrick "proposed Arizona-style show-me-your-papers legislation."
David Dewhurst is "the first lieutenant governor in history to have a personal security detail."
"25% of human trafficking victims are located in Texas."
Federal law for Obamacare navigators "does not bar — or even require screening for — convicted felons, including individuals convicted of identity theft or fraud."
"Firearms homicides are down about 40 percent" since Texas passed concealed-gun permit law.
The White House had a live video feed of the Benghazi attacks as they occurred.
Louie Gohmert of Texas "blamed the mass shooting at a movie theater in Colorado on ‘the ongoing attacks on Judeo-Christian beliefs.'"
"Studies have shown that voter fraud is non-existent in Texas."
"I am every year the No.1 pick of all of the law enforcement agencies within Texas."
Says that each year, about 25,000 American women become pregnant through rape or incest.
Says Greg Abbott "converted over $1 million in federal grant money intended for use to prosecute online sexual predators and other cyber crimes and instead used it to harass and prosecute senior citizens who were assisting other senior citizens in applying for mail-in ballots."
Says the 2014-15 state budget "cut border security and funding to fight criminal gangs."
Says the Obama administration plans to reduce the number of beds devoted to holding individuals violating immigration laws and to "release hundreds of dangerous criminals into our communities."
Says El Paso is the "safest city of our size in the nation."
Says the fertilizer plant that exploded in West, Texas,"had not been inspected by the state of Texas since 2006."
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