Council did not advise on tax policies
Dave Brat "worked on Democrat Gov. Tim Kaine’s Council of Economic Advisors while Kaine tried to raise our taxes by over $1 billion."
Reasonable interpretation of hazy prose
Ed Gillespie’s 2006 book "promoted an individual health care mandate, and recommends that it be enforced by the IRS through the income tax code."
We know that now
"Did you know US population growth is at its lowest since the Great Depression?"
Not blowing smoke
"From 1972 until 2011, the number of EPA employees increased by 107 percent while the number of total federal personnel decreased by 15 percent."
Under law, U.S. never pays less than 90 percent
Federal money for Medicaid expansion "is guaranteed for a few years and then goes away."
Wrong on both counts
Says the Medicaid fraud rate in Virginia was "fact-checked" and found to be "0.47 percent."
GOP sizzle fizzles
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."
More like $601 million
State Medicaid expansion "will save our treasury $1 billion over the next eight years."
Hypothesis, not fact
In Virginia’s Medicaid program, "approximately 30 percent, or $2.7 billion a year, is lost to waste, fraud and inefficiencies."
Pedaling the truth
Says five Democratic state senators were for her bicycle tailgating bill "before they were against it."
Counting checks before they're signed
The Redskins Training Camp deal "generated $40 million in new private investment in the city."
Wage's buying power lower than 1968
"In 1968, a full-time worker earning minimum wage, could actually support a family of three above the poverty line. Today, that same worker would earn less than the poverty line for a family of two."
Credible conclusion despite wrong stats
"There are 4.7 percent of Virginians who are minimum wage earners who are over 25 years of age working full-time and trying to raise a family."
"Seventy percent of all uninsured live in households in which at least one person is working."
No meat here
Richmond is "the most vegan-friendly city."
Mark Warner voted for "nearly $1 trillion in new taxes and $7 trillion in new debt."
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."
"Eighty-five percent of the states in the United States that had electrocution have now abolished it."
All things counted, no
Virginia is "the No. 1 recipient of federal dollars."
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