No real raises for either group
Says Gov. Scott Walker "raises the pay of inmates, but we don't raise the pay of staff in our correctional institutions."
Actually he wants broad tax cuts
Club for Growth
Says U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde has ‘no problem with raising taxes.’
It's a far piece from becoming black gold
The United States can immediately tap a domestic energy resource of "more than 1.5 trillion barrels of oil, six times more than Saudi Arabia."
No cutbacks; growth is slowed
President Barack Obama’s health care reform "slashed $500 billion from Medicare."
You'd have to eat a tube ... or more
Toothpaste contains "the poison substance of fluoride."
Taxpayers help in a big way
The Wisconsin Retirement System for public employees is "a self-funded pension plan" and "it’s the money of the workers’ that funds it."
Picture a lot more cloudy than presented
"Before Act 10, the total cost of public sector employees’ employment was 29 percent higher than that in the private sector. After the act, it’s still 22 percent higher."
"Overwhelming Democrat and Republican votes" in 2011 for legislation in two special sessions on jobs demonstrated the bipartisan nature of the Wisconsin Legislature.
Banned guns not widely used for deer hunting (then or now)
National Rifle Association
Says Tom Barrett "voted to ban 15 different kinds of guns, even a lot of common deer rifles."
Numbers aren't fake, but they're also far from firm
Since Scott Walker took office as governor in January 2011, there has been an increase of 33,200 jobs in Wisconsin.
Barrett’s position not as clear as described
Says Democratic recall opponent Tom Barrett is campaigning on "lifting property tax" limits.
Other factors play a much bigger role
"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."
Few cars on this train
The Wisconsin law repealed by Republicans, which allowed discriminated workers to sue in state court, "was kind of a gravy train" for lawyers.
It helped, but talks with Beloit already under way
Says she made a "cold call" and persuaded an Illinois company to relocate to Wisconsin.
Quiet? Very. Secret? Not if announced by news release
Says Gov. Scott Walker signed abortion, sex education and discrimination bills "in secret."
The law involved more than more for pensions, health care
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
History shows otherwise
Republican Governors Association
"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."
Imprecise description ignores other safeguards
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."
Modern record, yes, but Great Depression still rules
"The national unemployment rate has been above 8 percent for a record 36 months."
Not that much
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Says U.S. Rep. Tammy Baldwin, a candidate for Senate, supports raising taxes "by $858 billion."
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