An unhistorical claim
Says Thomas Jefferson helped "craft" the Constitution.
Doesn't add up
The Koch Brothers are "spending more money than either the Democratic or Republican parties" in the 2016 elections.
Not even close
"Sixty-one percent of our bridges are in trouble."
No such data
Thomas Norment, Jr.
Says "only about 2 percent" of gun sales in Virginia are not subject to background checks.
Said during reference to middle class
"We have the highest tax rate anywhere in the world."
Bad times come, but don't stay long
The Washington D.C.-area "never has a recession."
Just the opposite
Dan Gecker voted to "double vehicle registration fees, costing (Chesterfield) county residents over $6 million annually."
Virginia’s current unemployment rate is "the lowest in Virginia history."
Trumped up charge
Glen Sturtevant is "against smaller class sizes."
That's not the case
Under the Iran deal: "If Israel attacks Iran … we’re supposed to be on Iran’s side."
The deal hasn't come up for a vote yet
"I was one of the few, very few, who voted `no’ on the Iran deal."
Overstates coal region's woes
On unemployment rates: "We have counties in Southwest Virginia that are well into double digits and some that are pushing 20 percent."
Alex McMurtrie Jr.
State legislators "quietly shifted $2 billion from education to road building" in 2013.
Says the estate tax, "in many cases," forces family farmers and small businesses owners to sell their holdings.
Repealing Obamacare saves "our nation more than $2 trillion."
Virginia House Speaker Bill Howell is "allied to group pushing MIXED SEX BATHROOMS in Stafford Schools."
"More than 7,000 Americans lost their lives to climate change-fueled events last year."
Ever hear of Edward Abbey?
"Thomas Paine wrote that ‘the duty of a patriot is to protect his country from his government.’"
Wrong on a number of fronts
Every illegal immigrant "can be eligible for up to $36,000 to $38,000 in earned income tax credits without paying a dime in."
Running on empty
President Barack Obama’s policies "have resulted in gas prices being reduced from $3.07 per gallon when he was sworn in in 2009 to $2.30 today."
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