Statements we say are Mostly False
Since Scott Walker took office as governor in January 2011, there has been an increase of 33,200 jobs in Wisconsin.
Says Democratic recall opponent Tom Barrett is campaigning on "lifting property tax" limits.
"The failed economic policies" of President Barack Obama, the Democrats and the Federal Reserve "are making gas prices higher while America’s economy is running on fumes."
The Wisconsin law repealed by Republicans, which allowed discriminated workers to sue in state court, "was kind of a gravy train" for lawyers.
Says she made a "cold call" and persuaded an Illinois company to relocate to Wisconsin.
Says Gov. Scott Walker signed abortion, sex education and discrimination bills "in secret."
In labor negotiations with city employees, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett "demanded concessions that went beyond those mandated" by Gov. Scott Walker’s collective bargaining law
"In his very first budget, (Milwaukee) Mayor Tom Barrett broke his pledge to keep a lid on property taxes and has continued increasing taxes and fees ever since."
Says Wisconsin Assembly Republicans voted to repeal a law that ensures "that women cannot get paid less than a man for doing the same job."
"The national unemployment rate has been above 8 percent for a record 36 months."
Says U.S. Rep. Tammy Baldwin, a candidate for Senate, supports raising taxes "by $858 billion."
A proposed mine in Wisconsin is "about two-thirds the size of Lake Winnebago."
Says Milwaukee County buses are no less safe now than a year or two ago.
"Wisconsin election officials to accept Mickey Mouse, Hitler signatures" on recall petitions.
Says signers of recall petitions against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker are at risk because of newly "discovered" provisions in state law.
The federal "limousine fleet has increased by 42 percent since Barack Obama took office."
A bill supported by Gov. Scott Walker makes it "so that drunk drivers who kill have an easier time of it."
"Republicans enacted the most drastic cuts to K-12 public schools of any state in the nation."
"The Green Bay Packers are a socialist organization."
"I asked the unions to pay into their own health care insurance ... and they said I was being unreasonable. I requested that they contribute toward their own pensions ... and they screamed it was unfair."
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