True by one measurement, not by others
"Our businesses have created nearly twice as many jobs in this recovery as they had at the same point in the last recovery, when there was no Obamacare."
He cites FBI data, but it's a rough estimate
"Gangs have increased by 40 percent since this president was elected."
Maybe you got a check, maybe your employer did
Says last year "13 million (health insurance) rebates went out, in all 50 states. Another 8.5 (million) rebates are being sent out this summer, averaging around 100 bucks each."
Uncounted losses, overrated wins
"The president has had 1,540 of his nominations confirmed, only four defeated."
An exaggeration that goes beyond the facts
Americans for Prosperity
Says health insurance premiums will rise under Obamacare.
His numbers miss the mark but the overal point holds up
Says "Canada has one-tenth of our population—yet it issues far more high-skilled visas (more than 150,000) yearly than we do (65,000)."
Recent record-low water levels in Lake Michigan are evidence that global warming is leading to "the evaporation of our Great Lakes."
The waits have been long, but this stat is cherry-picked
"My judicial nominees have waited three times longer to receive confirmation votes than those of my Republican predecessor."
Boston attack was a pretty big event
Says that since he took office, "there have been no large-scale attacks on the United States."
Law may be helping limit rate of growth
"The Affordable Care Act is bringing the cost of health care in our country down."
Depends on definition of "fix"
Reclaim America PAC
Says Kelly Ayotte voted to "fix background checks."
Statistically insignificant rise was a departure from past three years
The labor market is weak because if you count the unemployed, underemployed, and those who’ve stopped looking for work, the unemployment rate "actually went up last month to 13.5 percent."
Reluctance, or different priorities?
"We are dealing with an administration that, quite frankly, has shown a reluctance to enforce the immigration law."
Depends specifically where, and what you do
"In 29 states in this country you can still get fired for not just being gay, but if your employer thinks you are gay."
Not the 'only' impact
For people with insurance, the only impact of the health care law "is that their insurance is stronger, better and more secure than it was before. Full stop. That's it. They don't have to worry about anything else."
True for specific fields like computer science
"Over half" of science, technology, engineering and mathematics students "receiving advanced degrees are not citizens of the United States of America."
Depends on your definition of amnesty
The immigration proposal from the Gang of Eight "is not amnesty."
Yes, but Bush's numbers were low, too
Says President Barack Obama "has allowed, each year he's been here, the prosecutions of gun cases (for background check failures) to go down. ... They've declined every year since President Bush left office."
A federal felony? It depends
Arizona Citizens Defense League
Says a gun bill before the Senate would make it a federal felony to "leave town for more than seven days, and leave someone else at home with your firearms."
Right statistic, wrong explanation
Cathy McMorris Rodgers
"We have the fewest people employed in this country since 1979."
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