It did rise, but he gets most of the key numbers wrong
"We went from $160 billion deficit spending in (President George W.) Bush's last year to $1.6 trillion the following year."
— PolitiFact National
on Friday, October 18th, 2013
Says a Justice Department memo "directs that you must openly embrace gay marriage and homosexuality."
— PolitiFact Texas
on Wednesday, July 31st, 2013