Statements we say are False
Says Gov. Scott Walker approved a "gutting" of two tax credits that help the poor and elderly.
Wisconsin women "are paid 81 cents to the dollar of a man doing the same job."
Under a new law, doctors performing drug-induced abortions could be charged if women don’t return to them for follow-up care
Every time the price of gasoline rises 1 cent, "it's a billion dollars out of our economy that goes to Saudi Arabia."
Says Wisconsin women facing pay discrimination can't "do something about it" under bill passed by Republicans.
"We gave every public employee in the state the freedom to choose whether or not they want to be in a union."
Says Obama health reform law denies millions "access to affordable insurance."
Says gubernatorial recall candidate Tom Barrett supported passage of Gov. Scott Walker’s bill stripping collective bargaining of state employees.
Says when he was governor, Wisconsin cut unemployment to 2.1 percent and the state’s unemployment rate was "the lowest in the country for 40 consecutive months."
Says "over 1 million signatures" were submitted in attempt to recall Gov. Scott Walker.
While fighting a move to toughen penalties for workplace gender discrimination, state Sen. Glenn Grothman said "he didn’t believe women belonged in the workplace" but belonged "at home, cooking and cleaning and having babies."
Says Gov. Scott Walker is "openly" backing a move to abolish the state retirement system and convert it to a 401(k)-style plan that will reduce pensions "by at least a third" for current and retired public employees
Says 21,000 Wisconsin residents got jobs in 2011, but "18,000 of them" were in other states.
"For the first time since 1990, American manufacturers are creating new jobs."
Says that as Wisconsin governor he "never raised taxes."
Says that according to a study, under Obama’s health care initiative, "nearly 90 percent of people" in Wisconsin with health insurance "will have their costs go up by more than 30 percent."
Says area near proposed northern Wisconsin iron ore mine is "15 hours away" from where public hearing on mining was held.
Scott Walker’s school-aid cuts were so devastating that students are without chairs and a government survey found 47 kids in a classroom.
Since Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker took office, "we are losing jobs at rates not seen in decades."
Says recall organizers "started their website last November" and began work on their effort before he even took office.
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