The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact Virginia

Richmond is "the most vegan-friendly city."

Mark Warner voted for "nearly $1 trillion in new taxes and $7 trillion in new debt."

"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."

Virginia is "the No. 1 recipient of federal dollars."

"Obamacare passed by just one vote in the Senate. It wouldn’t have passed without Mark Warner’s vote."

"The largest enterprise in the world is the federal government of the United States of America"

In Virginia, "Medicaid has grown by 1,600 percent in the last 30 years."

"We expanded charter" schools.

"Of the four statewide races this century within a 300-vote margin, three have been overturned in a recount."

Mark Warner cast "the tiebreaking vote" to pass Obamacare.

Terry McAuliffe "wants to raise your taxes $1,700 to pay for his infinite promises."

Ken Cuccinelli would "take money away from public schools to fund private schools."

Says Ken Cuccinelli wants "to eliminate all forms of birth control."

"Mark Herring voted to allow sex offenders, including rapists, to serve shorter sentences."

Since Obamacare became law, "most of our new jobs have been part-time jobs."

"It’s been 4 and a half years since the United States Senate passed a budget."

Terry McAuliffe has "threatened to shut down Virginia’s government if his budget plan isn’t supported."

Virginia is "the number one state per capita in screening out people with mental illness from gun purchases."  

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