The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact Wisconsin

All 28 members of NATO have "pledged to spend at least 2 percent of their economy on defense. But only three countries do -- Britain, Greece and us."  

"The typical Wisconsin worker makes $5,000 less each year than our neighbors in Minnesota" under Gov. Scott Walker’s policies.

"Congressman Duffy has long record of voting against VA backlog fixes."  

Under Gov. Scott Walker, "employer confidence now stands at 95 percent," compared to "only 10 percent" at the end of the "Gov. Jim Doyle-Mary Burke administration."  

"Already in Wisconsin we have seen fewer people pursuing education as a career" due to the Act 10 collective bargaining law.

Under Wisconsin law, "anyone who knows anything about a John Doe" secret criminal investigation "can't talk about it."

"In the city of Milwaukee, we’ve still got a mayor and a police chief who are furloughing police officers at a time when we have violence all across the city."

"Graduation and third-grade reading scores are up in the state since I took office."

Medicare is "going broke. The trust fund goes bankrupt in 2026."

"This generation, on average, is starting their careers, if they’ve been to a four-year college, with just under $30,000 in debt."

Says Gov. Scott Walker "has made Wisconsin 2nd in the nation in losing jobs."

"Milwaukee has the second-highest" number of children recovered from sex trafficking.  

Says opponent Mary Burke told reporters she would have "required workers to give up bargained-for healthcare and retirement benefits like Gov. Walker."

The Wisconsin school voucher program "has no research that shows that it’s going to improve student learning."

Milwaukee has seen "an uptick in violence" since 2010, and "the only period of calm we get is when winter sets in."

"The average person who gets the minimum wage in America is 35 years old."

Before the terrorist attacks in Benghazi, "the State Department not only failed to honor repeated requests for additional security, but instead actually reduced security in Libya."  

A majority of Americans "since Harry Truman days" support single-payer health insurance, or "full Medicare for all."  

"Explosive growth in Medicare" is the reason federal deficit spending is predicted to top $1 trillion again after falling to $600 billion annually.

The proposed Gogebic mine in northern Wisconsin "could be extended as long as 21 miles."  

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