UPDATED: O'Malley and Gingrich fight to a draw in statistical faceoff
Since 2007, "Texas has gained 440,000 people" while "Maryland has lost 20,000."
Maybe, but the data is inconclusive
Eleanor Holmes Norton
"There are more guns than there are people in the United States."
Exaggerates findings of report designed to spur research
"The CDC issued a report commissioned by President Obama just earlier this year, and it found some very inconvenient facts. Armed citizens are less likely harmed by attackers. Effectiveness of gun control laws is mixed. Gun buybacks don't work."
A legitimate concern, but his data point is weak
According to the most recent jobs report, "we've got more Americans leaving the workforce than we have finding jobs."
Exaggerations of brutality but the deaths are real
"We've seen priests beheaded by the Islamic rebels on the other side. We've also seen an Islamic rebel eating the heart of a soldier."
Study looked at claims, not premiums
In the Wisconsin health insurance exchange, "the Society of Actuaries points out that there'll be, according to them, an 82 percent increase in individual premiums over the next couple years under Obamacare."
Right idea, misses mark
"There are only four countries in the world that ... legalize abortion after five months -- China, North Korea, Canada and the U.S."
It's falling significantly now, but rising after 2016
The federal deficit is "growing."
A closer look at the language of budget kabuki
President Barack Obama has "announced that he would not sign ANY spending bills this year unless sequestration spending cuts are eliminated."
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."
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