The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact Wisconsin
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."
A 2013 state law would allow the operator of an iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin to "fill in pristine streams and ponds with mine waste."
Under his leadership, more people in Wisconsin "have access to health care."
President Barack Obama’s budget threatens national security by proposing "an Army of fewer personnel than we had before Pearl Harbor."
Welcome to Wisconsin road signs have "always been made in Wisconsin," but Scott Walker "is outsourcing them" to an out-of-state company and "paying more money for them."
40 percent of illegal immigrants "had a visa and then became illegal," mostly because "they changed jobs."
"In 2013 we had the largest, the best, private sector job growth we’ve had in this state since the 1990s."
"In Wisconsin, a woman only earns 80 cents for every $1 a man earns."
"Typical minimum wage earners in America are teenagers living with their parents in middle class families."
"The big Wall Street banks, the big corporations" give "many times more" political donations to Democrats than Republicans.
"The Capitol rotunda was actually made to invite the people in and to accommodate protests."
Says Gov. Scott Walker’s repeal of a 2009 law has left Wisconsin as "one of five states without an equal pay law protecting women from gender discrimination in their paycheck."
When Republicans last controlled the presidency and Congress, "the number of people on food stamps (and) the number of people in low-income housing went through the roof."
"Drone technology now allows an individual to be recorded in their homes by drones as small as birds and immediately uploaded to the internet."
A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.
Under Mary Burke’s leadership, Commerce Department business-incentive programs had "major shortcomings" and "40 percent of jobs...didn’t materialize."
Wisconsin is "one of the bluest" states, but under Scott Walker its unemployment rate "is around 3.5%."
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