Group that paid him disclosed its donors while operating
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.
Two dozen narrowly defined
The United States has "10,000 IRS agents making sure that you don't take an improper charity deduction," but to fight terrorism, it has "less than two dozen people focusing on countering violent extremism at home."
New routes came in lawsuit settlement
Since he took office as Milwaukee County executive, "we have never raised" bus fares and "this year there’ll be a million route-miles more than there were five years ago."
A factual factoid
Wisconsin’s 6th congressional "district has more manufacturing jobs than almost any other" in the nation.
You've felt the potholes
"71% of WI’s roads are in poor or mediocre condition and 14% of WI’s bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete."
Trillions, yes -- over 10 years; welfare, no
Says Marco Rubio is proposing a new $1 trillion "welfare program" in tax credits and "$1 trillion in new military spending."
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.
Running a reverse
On support for the Export-Import Bank
At this early stage, yes
"‘Dark money’ spending" in the 2016 election cycle "is 10 times what it was at the same point in the 2012 election cycle," when it topped $308 million.
Admits she misspoke, though Facebook is significant pathway to news
"Most Americans are now getting their news from Facebook."
Claim has multiple problems
Paul Ryan "is one of only six House Republicans who voted for Teddy Kennedy's bill to force Christian employers to hire LGBT employees."
A new coat of paint covers this 1992 garage-door promise
On receiving campaign contributions from out-of-state donors
8 million in the labor force, but not all employed
Some 8.1 million of the estimated 11 million to 12 million people "in this country illegally are working."
John Doe tool could no longer investigate political misconduct
A Republican bill that would change John Doe criminal investigations is "creating exceptions in the law for politicians."
Two votes, two outcomes
Possible, but not at all automatic
In Milwaukee County, juveniles arrested for car theft "get sent immediately home, because under the point system in juvenile court" on holding suspects, "a stolen car gets zero points."
A recycled claim, embellished
Wisconsin’s Government Accountability Board "wanted to consider Mickey Mouse and Adolf Hitler as valid signatures on recall petitions."
Voted for two major bailout measures, against another
"Paul Ryan is one of less than a dozen Republican congressmen to have voted for every bailout to come before Congress."
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