Statements we say are Half-True
"Sen. McConnell says it's not his job to bring jobs to Kentucky."
Says Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., only needs about 40,000 to 50,000 votes to win election to Congress compared with the 120,000 votes King needs, because Waters has a higher immigrant population.
If you work 40 hours a week at the proposed minimum wage of $10.10 an hour, "you get out of poverty."
"Every single one of the 41 Republican senators who just blocked a raise in the minimum wage will receive a $2,800 cost-of-living adjustment on January 1, 2015."
Says Cory Gardner "championed an eight-year crusade to outlaw birth control here in Colorado."
"Americans will spend more on taxes in 2014 than they will on food, clothing and housing combined."
Says opposing the Paycheck Fairness Act is part of the Koch brothers’ agenda.
A recent Gallup poll found that 72 percent of Americans and 56 percent of Democrats "say the biggest threat to our nation's security is big government."
"Who will raising the minimum wage actually help? … More than half work full-time. The average worker is 35 years old."
"More than 3 million young adults ... have gained insurance under (the Affordable Care Act) by staying on their family’s plan."
A Koch brothers group is "going to college campuses, giving away free booze to try to bribe young folks out of getting health insurance."
Says Sen. Thad Cochran "voted to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on ... the Bridge to Nowhere in Alaska instead of shifting the money to repair a bridge damaged by Hurricane Katrina."
"Women take birth control, more than half of them, as a medication for other conditions."
"Our high school graduation rate is the highest on record."
"We’re at the point of reaching 2 million deportations ... this is a historic level, more than any other president of the United States."
"It isn't me cutting the budget. It's the Congress' decision on sequestration. So it isn't secretary of defense or the president doing this."
Obamacare includes a "$700 billion cut from Medicare for seniors."
"300,000 Floridians will lose their current health plans" because of Obamacare, a plan Alex Sink supports.
Says Rep. Renee Ellmers voted for the government shutdown 21 times.
"What is and isn't a Schedule I narcotic is a job for Congress."
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