Anti-abortion group doesn't even support him
"Justin Amash is rated Michigan’s No. 1 conservative" by National Right to Life.
Evidence that he did is dubious at best
"As Alaska’s attorney general, (U.S. Senate candidate Dan) Sullivan successfully fought to protect our Second Amendment rights and passed ‘stand your ground.’ "
A majority of the cases started under the Bush administration
The "9-0 decision last week was the 13th time the Supreme Court voted 9-0 that the president had exceeded his constitutional authority."
Even TransCanada not citing those numbers
"The nearly six-year delay in approving Keystone is costing Americans more than 100,000 jobs."
No elected officials replaced
Says Barack Obama is the "first president to appoint 45 czars to replace elected officials in his office."
Tweet misleads; they're all born citizens
Says 11 soccer players on the U.S. Men’s National Team are immigrants.
Entirely mischaracterizes the trend
"Gun homicide is down 49 percent in the past 12 years."
Senate GOP blocked vets bill in February
"Only after news broke that our veterans are dying because of inadequate health care did Harry Reid and Senate Democrats take action."
The Whopper is staying put, for now at least
Due to actions by President Barack Obama, "the Burger King national headquarters announced this month that they will be pulling their franchises from our military bases."
Can't use this study to bash Obama's rules
New carbon regulations will increase electric bills by "$17 billion every year" and "potentially put an average of 224,000 more people out of work every year."
It was true for a brief moment in mid-2012
"For every one job created under the Obama administration, 75 people went on food stamps."
There were four others
"Idaho was the only Republican-led state in the nation that chose to partner with President Obama" by creating a state-based marketplace under the Affordable Care Act.
The UN, EU and several other countries remained there
"We were the last flag flying in Benghazi."
97 percent of findings that took a position disagree
Human activity is not "causing these dramatic changes to our climate."
GOP family feud on Amash's voting record
Says Rep. Justin Amash "votes more with the Democrats than with the Republicans."
Occasional participants? Maybe. Avid fans? Unlikely.
"Many" of the founding fathers were "very actively involved" in cockfighting.
No sign of seeking Senate ratification
"The President wants the U.S. to sign on to the U.N.’s International Criminal Court."
This was once accurate, but deaths have fallen for four years now
"More than 1,000 American soldiers have lost their lives in Afghanistan in the last 27 months. This is more than the combined total of the nine years before."
Franken supported buying on the marketplaces
Says Al Franken "voted to exempt himself and Congress from enrolling in (the Affordable Care Act marketplaces)."
No Jewish people are registering
"In the last couple of days, notices were sent (by officials in Ukraine) to Jews in one city indicating that they had to identify themselves as Jews."
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