The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact National

Says he holds the record for "most appearances on 'Meet the Press'."

Says Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad chartered a plane to remove 124 young illegal immigrants from his state and take them back to Honduras.

Says Thom Tillis "gives tax breaks to yacht and jet owners."

Police in the United States are allowed to use tear gas even though it "has been classified as a chemical weapon and banned in international conflict since 1993."

Says of Mitch McConnell, "What can happen in 30 years? A senator can become a multi-millionaire in public office."

Says Iowa Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst "would privatize Social Security."

"Washington has incentivized the militarization of local police precincts."

While "Arkansas seniors depend on Social Security and Medicare," Sen. Mark Pryor supports an overhaul so they "couldn’t get Social Security until they turn 68 or 69."

"In six years, (U.S. Rep. Gary) Peters introduced zero bills that became law."

Says Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., "voted to raise the Social Security retirement age on us."

"I've been here almost every day."

Says the former president of the Czech Republic said the American people were a "confederacy of fools" for electing Barack Obama.

"If 20 million illegals vote, you can kiss the Second Amendment goodbye."

Says he "voted for even stronger protections (in the Violence Against Women Act) than Obama's agenda will allow."

Says Mitch McConnell voted "two times against the Violence Against Women Act."

"The startup rate of Hispanic businesses is three times the national rate."

Top U.S. intelligence officials have told "every member of Congress, including the president, we’re about to be attacked in a serious way because (of) the threat emanating from Syria and Iraq."

"In 1978, a student who worked a minimum-wage summer job could afford to pay a year's full tuition at the 4-year public university of their choice."

"What (the Obama administration is) going to come out with in the next several months is you're not even going to be able to burn coal very limitedly in the existing plants."

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