Topic: Hillary Clinton
"Prediction from a grown-up: Your future is going to be amazing. You will
surprise yourself with what you're capable of and the incredible things
you go on to do. Find the people who love and believe in you - there
will be lots of them. –H"
"Sen. Rubio’s (tax plan) would cut taxes for households making around $3 million a year by almost $240,000, which is way more than three times the earnings of a typical family."
In March 2007, before the depression gained traction, Clinton began addressing the subprime mortgage issue; warning about risks of derivatives; cracking down on subprime mortgages; and asking for improved financial oversight.
"Twenty-three million Americans suffer from addiction
, but only 1 in 10 get treatment," Clinton proposes medication-assisted treatments such as buprenorphine and methadone,
along with counseling, because these have proven to be effective according to the World Health Organization
The actual ratio is about one of nine, not one in 10, and it’s worth
noting that the treatment statistics include only the most intensive
methods, leaving out such widely used approaches as Alcoholics
As of 2/1/16, PolitiFact evaluated 149 statements made by Hillary Clinton. Fifty Three percent were found to be true
or mostly true. Twenty Eight percent were found to be mostly false, or false. and only one
was pants on fire.
As of June 10, 2016, PolitiFact has reviewed 154 statements by Donald Trump. Twelve (12) were true or mostly true. Forty nine (49) were 1/2 True of Mostly-False. And Ninety three (93) were False or Pants-on-Fire. Below are just a few:
After Hillary spoke of his support of giving nuclear arms to Japan, Trump denied it. In a March 26 interview
with the New York Times, he rambled about it. He "didn’t quite say he wants Japan to get nuclear weapons, but he did go
right up to the line. He was leaving the option on the table."
The fact is that he has been began bragging about his veteran donations since January, and was broadcasting it, but after reporters found that most of the money had not been paid to known veteran groups by May, he began trying to blame the press.
Trump has repeatedly called climate change a "hoax" in speeches, tweets
and media appearances, and while he hasn’t necessarily repeated the
charge that China "invented" climate change, he has said as recently as
Jan. 18, 2016, that action on climate change "is done for the benefit of
That wasn't the case the first time Clinton claimed this. But now two
different terror groups have used Trump's words in propaganda videos. In one case jihadist propaganda, as reported by the Wall Street Journal
. urges American Muslims to leave the United States and join ISIS.
She has repeatedly said she wants to
protect the right to bear arms while enacting measures to prevent gun
violence. There is no evidence she wants to abolish the Second Amendment,
After spending more than two years and $7 million, the House Select Committee on Benghazi released a report Tuesday that found — like eight investigations before it — no evidence of wrongdoing by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton or other members of the Obama administration.