GOP sizzle fizzles
Republican Party of Virginia
Gov. McAuliffe's budget would "raid school, other $$ 4 Obamacare in VA."
Microscopic cause and effect
If the legislature refuses to expand Medicaid, "27 states are going to get our money – Virginia taxpayer money – into their states to provide health care for their citizens, paid for by us."
Hypothesis, not fact
In Virginia’s Medicaid program, "approximately 30 percent, or $2.7 billion a year, is lost to waste, fraud and inefficiencies."
Report doesn't predict layoffs
"The CBO’s latest report confirms what Republicans have been saying for years now. Under Obamacare, millions of hardworking Americans will lose their jobs."
All things counted, no
Virginia is "the No. 1 recipient of federal dollars."
59 others also cast "the tiebreaking vote"
Mark Warner cast "the tiebreaking vote" to pass Obamacare.
Greatly exaggerated claim
Ken Cuccinelli would "take money away from public schools to fund private schools."
Herring voted against changing sentencing procedures
"Mark Herring voted to allow sex offenders, including rapists, to serve shorter sentences."
The growth in health care costs "has been reined in through the Affordable Care Act."
Cuccinelli backs abortion to save a mother's life
"Cuccinelli wants to make all abortion illegal, even in cases of rape and incest, even to protect a woman’s health."
His claim is a dud
Says Ken Cuccinelli supported a law that could allow people to carry missile launchers into airports.
Because Cuccinelli asked
A judge took the Star Scientific tax case away from Ken Cuccinelli
Democratic Party of Virginia
"In his book, (Ken) Cuccinelli questions whether Medicare and Social Security should exist."
"Women still earn about 77 cents for every dollar a man earns for working the same job."
"The Government Accountability Office estimated (Obamacare) will add to the long-term deficit by $6.2 trillion."
Assumes worst-case estimate has already occurred
Says 70,000 children "have lost their Head Start slots" because of the sequester.
Sweeping claim about an isolated event
The U.S. Army had a training program that put "evangelical Christians, Catholics and Mormons in the same category of religious extremism as we do al-Qaida."
Old, disputed study
NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia
Abortion coverage is a standard insurance benefit "in nearly 90 percent of private plans sold in the U.S."
Employment tenure has increased
"Over the last 20 years, the world has changed. It used to be that one could make a career out of working for one company. Today, the average worker stays at his or her job for barely four years."
Doesn't add up
"The brutal fact is, when it comes to education, America is slipping" behind other nations.
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