Statements we say are Half-True

Cuba has "a lower child mortality rate than ours. Their life expectancy is now greater than ours."

"Last month, more Americans stopped looking for a job than found one."

"Over the past eight years, the United States has reduced our total carbon pollution more than any other nation on Earth."

In Russia "all people are absolutely equal regardless of their religion, sex, ethnicity, or sexual orientation," while "70 countries of the world have criminal liability for homosexuality."

"Unemployment insurance kept more than 620,000 children out of poverty in 2012."

"The latest Quinnipiac poll found that nearly six-in-ten Americans oppose ObamaCare -- 30% support the law and 57% oppose it."

"Obamacare could force thousands of volunteer fire stations to cut service or close entirely!"

"FACT: Repealing Obamacare would be easier than repealing Prohibition."

The minimum wage "in real terms right now is below where it was when Harry Truman was in office."

"Republicans have proposed dozens of (health care) solutions designed to help control costs and improve quality."

"500,000 people have signed up for #Obamacare."

Says Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has "blocked the Senate over 400 times."

Says Mark Pryor "cut Medicare to pay for Obamacare."

Says the number of Democrats who voted for the GOP measure allowing health plan renewals is close to the number who voted on GOP bills to delay mandates on employers and individuals.

In 1929, the Secretary of State shut down a program that was "collecting information to protect America" because it was "unseemly," but that move led to "millions and millions" of deaths in World War II.

"This year, the federal government will have more revenue than any year in the history of our country."

"Eighty-five percent of government's running right now. Only 15 percent of government spending is shut down."

Shutdowns are "a normal part of the constitutional process," with 12 shutdowns under Democratic House Speaker Tip O’Neill and two during his own speakership.

"In states where the federal government helps run these (health care) marketplaces, the average American will have more than 50 different plans to choose from, with different levels of coverage."

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