Not what the polls say
The Supreme Court’s views "are radically out of step with public opinion" regarding its decision to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide.
More like 'upper class'
"The party in the White House" is responsible for "a massive tax increase on the middle class."
It happens, in some cases at higher rates
"This type of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries. It doesn’t happen in other places with this kind of frequency."
Spending has fallen, but it takes two to tango
The Democrats are "responsible" for "the swift, mindless drawdown of a military that was generations in the making."
Chevy runs in Japan, just not that deep
"When was the last time you saw a Chevrolet in Japan? It doesn’t exist, folks."
The comparison is strained
Says Bill Clinton "gave a speech in 1996 about Iraq having WMDs" and said "we needed a regime change," even though everyone blamed those things on George W. Bush.
More foggy than not
Says Hillary Clinton's "been very clear where she stands on trade."
1991 is not 2015
If Fox News' presidential debate rules had been in place during the 1992 election, "Bill Clinton wouldn't have been on the stage."
On Clinton, yes; Bush is less clear
"The CEO of Goldman Sachs let his employees know that he’d be just fine with either Bush or Clinton."
Who has the final word?
The Supreme Court "can’t overrule the other two" branches of government.
They have received nearly 900 scraps of paper
Says the State Department has "had half a year" to respond to a Benghazi document request, yet "I have not gotten a single, solitary scrap of paper."
Washington, Baghdad never settled on a residual force.
"We had an agreement that the president could have signed that would have kept 10,000 troops" in Iraq.
She missed at least one candidate
"Not a single Republican candidate, announced or potential, is clearly and consistently supporting a path to citizenship. Not one."
A majority of that is due to inflation
Says he "raised average family income by 50 percent" during his tenure as Arkansas governor.
Conflating two related, but separate, votes
"We're not allowed to read it (the Trans-Pacific Partnership) before representatives vote on it."
The numbers are valid, the comparison is questionable
"American families work hard to earn $4,250 a month. Obama is spending $18,972 a month on each illegal immigrant child."
No hard evidence for that
Says Howard Zinn, "an anti-American Marxist," wrote "the most popular textbook that's taught in our high schools in America."
'Voted to deport' goes too far
People for the American Way
Says Marco Rubio "voted to deport" young people known as Dreamers.
Wants Congress to weigh in, actually
Foundation for a Secure and Prosperous America
"Rand Paul supports Obama's negotiations with Iran."
Clinton's still in the lead
Says according to recent polls, no Republican candidate "is doing better against Hillary Clinton than myself."
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