Only compared to presidential years
Says U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisconsin, was elected in a "very low turnout" race.
Production? Yes. Proved, possibly recoverable reserves? No
"We have more natural gas than Saudi Arabia has oil."
Hot-button 2006 vote has spawned dozens of attack ads. This one is wrong, too
Says Russ Feingold voted to give Social Security benefits to illegal immigrants
Some lawyers never practiced, and the accountant's other numbers were slightly off
"There are 100 members of the U.S. Senate. Fifty-seven of them, including Russ Feingold, are lawyers. There are zero manufacturers and one accountant."
The post-election mix will be different, but there are 69 already
Says Ron Johnson "likes to say there are too many lawyers in the Senate – 57. He’d be the 70th millionaire."
Claim centers on a critical news release that actually prompted changes to the project in question
Says Russ Feingold supported a stimulus plan that allowed a company to create 3,000 jobs in China.
The number is the best available, but leaves out jobs gained through trade deals
"According to independent analysis, unfair trade deals have resulted in the loss of over 64,000 jobs in Wisconsin ... But Ron Johnson favors those deals."
Growth in the program may slow, but it's still increasing
Says "Russ Feingold cut Medicare by $523 billion."
In using loaded language, Johnson overshoots his target
"A majority of Wisconsinites opposed the government takeover of health care. But Russ Feingold voted for it anyway."
No proof ... just an off-base hunch
Says the Feingold garage ad "is a fake: He’s not standing in front of his house."
A superficial similarity, but comparison misses the mark
Washington politicians "run Social Security like a Ponzi scheme."
With this new math, everyone would be outspent by everyone
"I've been outspent by my opponents every time I've run for U.S. Senate."
Behind all the misleading splicing and dicing, there is some truth
Says Ron Johnson’s company got government loans and a grant to help expand his business
This time the branding iron is a little too hot
Russ Feingold "has not worked anywhere outside of politics."
When drilling for an advantage, make sure you're on target
Ron Johnson is "willing to hand over the Great Lakes to the oil companies."
Sometimes yes, sometimes no. It depends on the year and the price of crude.
"Both the state and federal governments make more per gallon in gas taxes than the oil companies make themselves for doing all the work."
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