Measured by median household income
"Six of the 10 richest counties in the United States surround Washington, D.C."
On the main GOP presidential debate: "Not one candidate on the debate stage has military experience … "
"Just about half of rural hospitals operate in the red in Virginia. They operate at a loss."
He was referring to universal health care
"Of the 25 wealthiest nations, we're the only one that doesn't provide basic health coverage."
"Last year, we had zero percent growth in GDP in Virginia ...The only states that did worse than us were Alaska and Mississippi."
Focus shifts to border
"The actual deportations from the interior of the country are way down" under President Obama.
"More than half of women under 30 who give birth do so outside of marriage..."
Lots of evidence
The Family Foundation
"The United States is one of only seven nations that allows elective abortions after 20 weeks post-fertilization."
An audit shows "there are 6.5 million people who have active Social Security numbers who are 112 years of age or older,"
"Did you know that the U.S. is one of the very few nations in the world without an official language?"
Data backs him up
"America produces more oil and gas than any other nation in the world."
An 'A' for accuracy
Virginia Education Association
State "school funding per pupil is down 16 percent compared to 2009, after adjusting for inflation."
But not solely for waterboarding
"After World War II, we tried, convicted, and, in some cases, executed Japanese soldiers for war crimes that included charges of waterboarding."
"The President has decided to move forward with executive actions on immigration that he has said on numerous occasions that he didn’t have the constitutional power to take."
Only 20 colleges and universities "have athletic departments with revenue exceeding expenses."
U.S. likes its prisons
The U.S. has "5 percent of the world’s population, 25 percent of the world’s known prison population."
Doctor in the House
"I’ll be the only economist in the (U.S.) House."
Insurance was rare prior to 1940s
"Before World War II, very few people actually had health insurance."
Some quibble, we don't
The U.S. Constitution is "the oldest written constitution still in use today" among nations.
Recent surveys agree
Uncompensated care has "gone down by 30 percent just in the first few months" of Medicaid expansion in the states that adopted it.
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