The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact National

Says North Carolina Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis "supports a plan that would end Medicare as we know it."

North Carolina Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis would let insurance companies "deny coverage for pre-existing conditions."

Says Rep. Renee Ellmers voted for the government shutdown 21 times.

"Americans work way more than an average of industrialized countries around the world."

"If you have a union job, you're making on average $950 a week. If you have a non-union job, you're making $750 a week."

Says President Barack Obama has issued upwards of 1,000 executive orders, more than any modern president.

"According to (Barack) Obama’s newest unconstitutionally enacted law, health care professionals are now required to violate HIPAA privacy laws and submit medical data to the government," which is "then used as justification for gun confiscation."

Says President Barack Obama’s health care law is "expected to destroy 2.3 million jobs."

"What is and isn't a Schedule I narcotic is a job for Congress."

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

Says President Barack Obama "spent nearly a trillion dollars on make-work government jobs."

Women "make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns."

"For the first time in over a decade, business leaders around the world have declared that China is no longer the world’s No. 1 place to invest; America is."

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

"The federal minimum wage is worth about 20 percent less than it was when Ronald Reagan" gave his first address to a joint session of Congress.

"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."

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."

"Over half of the young people" in medical, dental and law schools are women.

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