That was the projected, 10-year figure that didn't come to pass
"When I left Washington, we had a $5 trillion surplus."
Not on the U.S. payroll
The largest low-wage employer "is not McDonalds or Walmart but the U.S. government."
Oversimplified beyond recognition
"We've had examples like in Yuma County, where we've been able to stop 97 percent of the illegal (immigration) flow, and those programs, they abolish."
On economic growth, Bush trailed other recent presidents
The tax policies of George W. Bush "created a dynamic effect of high growth."
There are some exceptions
There is not "one of the Muslim nations" that doesn't have "discrimination against women, discrimination against gays, subjugation of other religious beliefs."
Includes some serious logical flaws
"When (Ronald) Reagan came in, from 1978 to 1982, economic growth averaged less than 1 percent a year. There’s only one other four-year period where that’s true. That’s true from 2008 to 2012."
That beard is history
The government "made accommodation to the Fort Hood shooter to let him grow a beard" for religious reasons.
Her description is a bit garbled
One of the Planned Parenthood videos shows "a fully formed fetus on the table, its heart beating, its legs kicking, while someone says, 'We have to keep it alive to harvest its brain.' "
Repeats a debunked claim
Says Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker turned a $1 billion surplus into a $2.2 billion budget deficit.
Unions played a much bigger role
"Unions did not create" the eight-hour work day and the 40-hour work week. "Henry Ford did."
Nonexistent proposal would be unrealistic
The Obama administration is "proposing to mine another 10 billion tons of Wyoming coal, which would unleash three times more carbon pollution than Obama's Clean Power Plan would even save through 2030."
Outdated number and a broad conclusion
Says "there’s 400,000" anchor babies born in the United States a year, which are "individuals coming to our country and having their children so their children can be U.S. citizens."
It was a reactionary measure
"If I had not asked for my emails all to be made public, none of this would have been in the public arena."
Reason for concern, but not exactly the reasons he says
"One of the reasons that Social Security is in so much trouble is that the only funding stream comes from people who get a wage. The people who get wages is declining dramatically."
Actual number is less than half of what he said
"Over 40 percent of small and mid-size banks that loan money to small businesses have been wiped out since Dodd-Frank has passed."
A genuine issue, marred by an incorrect statistic
"If you look at the results of Obamacare, what you see is emergency room visits are up over 50 percent."
They've got some long resumes
Says Hillary Clinton has "been in office and in government longer than anybody else running here tonight."
Misrepresenting how the system works
Say President George W. Bush " ‘borrowed’ $1.37 trillion of Social Security surplus revenue to pay for his tax cuts for the rich and his war in Iraq and never paid it back."
Economic record is good, but not perfect
"The economy, by every metric, is better than when I came into office."
Pot calling the kettle black
"Four times, I said, he (John McCain) is a hero, but you know ... people choose selective pieces."
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