No U.S. taxpayer funds; but cutting Puerto Rico's debts could hurt American investors
Center for Individual Freedom
Says Paul Ryan backs a proposal that would be a "bailout" of Puerto Rico.
Started it with brother-in-law, who owned predecessor company
Says he "started" the Pacur plastics manufacturing company he owns.
True in the past, false in the present
Great America PAC
Says Ted Cruz "wanted to let in more Syrian refugees and give amnesty to illegal immigrants."
Best data generally backs claim, but it's from 1998
About "1 percent of all the gun sellers are responsible for more than half of the guns that are used in crimes."
Both sets of remarks open to interpretation
Says when Bernie Sanders was in college, Sanders said "something very similar" to what conservative Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley had written as a college student in the 1990s -- that "women have a legitimate role in date rape."
President takes the lead, but no unilateral authority
Says Barack Obama "has the legal authority to let in really however many refugees he wants, from whatever country."
Ran twice as Republican in '80s; no affiliation since
"Republican Bob Donovan" has "run as a Republican time and again."
Asked, yes. Money, no
"When the auto industry was going under, car parts companies like" Johnson Controls "begged taxpayers for a bailout, and they got one."
Hasn't called for a specific number
Says U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson wants to put 100,000 troops, including 25,000 Americans, "into the area where ISIS is."
Says Barack Obama's administration has admitted that money from its Iran nuclear deal "would go directly to terrorism."
Group that paid him disclosed its donors while operating
National Republican Senatorial Committee
Says Russ Feingold "wanted to get money out of politics. Now he's profiting from that same dark money."
Some changes, but hasn't advocated for completely private system
"Ron Johnson said specifically that he hopes the first steps occur to privatize the" Veterans Administration.
Taxes up, despite his proposals and vetoes
Says he balanced the Milwaukee County budget "without raising taxes five years in a row."
More complicated than that
Wisconsin’s Government Accountability Board "ignored their duties and did not regularly audit" voters to remove felons "for a span of 16 elections.
Numbers are outdated
Israel has seen a "90 percent reduction in terrorist attacks" that it attributes to building a 500-mile fence.
A 'profit' by one accounting method; a loss by another
Student loans from the federal government issued between 2007 and 2012 are on target "to produce $66 billion in profits for the United States government."
Trump, yes; pope hasn't said
"The pope and Donald Trump and Tammy Baldwin all agree" on eliminating the "carried-interest" tax break.
Problem is global, as is part of the plan's premise
The Obama administration’s "own Environmental Protection Agency" has said its Clean Power Plan "will have a marginal impact on climate change."
Praises single payer, but doesn't pledge to pursue it
Says Donald Trump "wants to replace" Obamacare "with a single-payer system."
An entitlement, but not so new and not for everyone
Says Scott Walker's plan to replace Obamacare "is a new entitlement" program for "every single American human being from the time they are born right up until they grow old and become eligible for Medicare."
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