Comparison of apples and oranges
"Iowa has the fourth fastest-growing personal income in the United States, while nationally, the real wage has decreased over the past eight years that Congressman (Bruce) Braley has been there by 2.7 percent."
Close — it's 900,000
Raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, "would help lift over a million Americans out of poverty."
Singles out high end of estimated outcomes
Raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour "will destroy between half a million and one million jobs."
It's always been a possibility
"We were told there would never be a case of Ebola in the United States."
The numbers don't add up
"20,000 Kansans lost their health insurance because of (Obamacare)."
Yes, but the difference may not mean much
"The states that have raised the minimum wage (this year) have had faster job growth than the states that haven’t raised the minimum wage."
N.C. is actually in the bottom quarter of states
In North Carolina, "now we're near the national average" for unemployment.
Claim deserves a lump of coal
"The only candidate pocketing big money from people who want to destroy coal is Mitch McConnell."
Lower costs, lower deficit projections
The cost of "health care is now the single-biggest factor driving down" the federal budget deficit.
It's a state thing
"The Common Core was not put together by the Department of Education in Washington. It was put together by governors and by states."
An old, misleading talking point
By voting for Obamacare, Sen. Kay Hagan "voted to kill the equivalent of 2.5 million jobs."
Some addition, some subtraction
Says Thom Tillis "has cut $500 million from public education."
Many options on table, but few specifics
Says Thom Tillis "refuses to say what we should do to combat ISIS."
Land reverses on auto bailout
On support for the auto bailouts.
Not exactly when he took office
"When I took office, the deficit was nearly 10 percent of our economy. Today, it's approaching 3 percent."
It's not all about ships and troops anymore
Under sequestration, the military was cut "down to the smallest Army since 1940, the smallest Navy since 1915."
She's not winning an attendance award
Says Sen. Kay Hagan "has missed half of the (Senate Armed Services) Committee's hearings in 2014."
No harm, no fowl
Says Bruce Braley "threatened to sue a neighbor over chickens that came onto (his) property."
Vote was to arm Syrian rebels, not launch strikes
"I recently had the opportunity to vote to give the president limited authority to begin strikes against terrorists in Iraq and Syria."
NRA shoots and misses
"Mary Landrieu voted to take away your gun rights."
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