Statements we say are True

Americans spend "6.1 billion hours a year" on tax preparation.

"When people enter the service, there’s not a mental health evaluation."

Says Sen. Mitch McConnell is "the No. 1 recipient of contributions from lobbyists this cycle."  

"The average family (is) now bringing home $4,000 less than they did just five years ago."

Says "Bill Clinton and George Bush both say build the Keystone XL."

"American Hustle shows the FBI making real-life bribes to Washington politicians. I know, because as your U.S. senator, I turned them down."

"Over the past three years, ‘deep poverty’ has reached its highest level on record."

Crimea was part of Russia "until 1954, when it was given to the Soviet Republic of the Ukraine."

Says "by 4th grade, 86 percent of African-American boys and 82 percent (of) Hispanic boys are reading below proficiency levels."

"Every four minutes, another American home or business goes solar."

There is "more oil produced at home than we buy from the rest of the world – the first time that’s happened in nearly 20 years."

During the past four years, "average wages have barely budged."

In the past three years, state legislatures have "enacted more of these restrictions (on abortion) than in the previous 10 years combined."

"For the first time in nearly two decades, we produce more oil here in the United States than we buy from the rest of the world."

"Only 3 percent of voters 18 to 34 don't believe that climate change is really happening."

"Our economy still has three people looking for every job (opening)."

"By the time she turns 3 years old, a child born into a low-income home hears 30 million fewer words than a child from a well-off family."

"We, the bishops of the United States -- can you believe it -- in 1919 came out for more affordable, more comprehensive, more universal health care."

"Just days ago, Iran's Supreme Leader (Ali) Khamenei, who will oversee implementation of this agreement, was calling Israel a 'rabid dog' and accusing the United States of war crimes."

The United States "has never been richer, if you look at per capita GDP."

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