Facts Are Stubborn Things

Top Five Reasons Democrats’ Welfare Expansion Fails Struggling Families and Threatens Jobs Recovery

October 19, 2021 — Blog

Coming out of a pandemic, the last thing Americans need are higher prices, fewer jobs, and the largest expansion of our welfare state in a lifetime.   Here are the top five reasons Democrats’ welfare state expansion will fail America's needy families, and threaten our jobs recovery.   1. Democrats’ dangerous expansion of the welfare state disincentivizes work and hooks a new ...

MYTHBUSTER: No, the Child Tax Credit Doesn’t Reduce Poverty by Half and it Discourages Work

October 15, 2021 — Blog

MYTH: Democrats have misleadingly claimed that expansion of the child tax credit will reduce child poverty by half on the basis of flawed studies. For example, during the debt ceiling floor debate, one Democrat argued that providing “69 million American children with monthly payments has resulted in lifting almost half of poor children out of poverty. And it is widely popular by ...

FACT CHECK: GOP Tax Reform Led R&D Boom—But Dems Want Washington In Charge

September 15, 2021 — Blog

Democrats believe that higher taxes and spending will lead to stronger American innovation and research & development (R&D)—but even China keeps taxes on their technology firms that compete with American companies as low as 15 percent. Here are the facts: Democrats’ tax hikes jeopardize American research and development. President Biden wants to 

Fact Check: Dems Subsidize Millionaires, Attack Main Street & Ordinary Americans

September 14, 2021 — Blog

Don’t buy Democrats’ hype that their tax increases simply hit millionaires. Instead, Democrats’ tax increases hit Main Street businesses and middle-class families' pocketbooks to offset the subsidies that they offer to the wealthy. Who suffers? Ordinary Americans. KEY POINTS: Main Street businesses will be hit with hundreds of billions of dollars in tax increases, while ...

Democrats’ Reckless Tax and Spend Agenda Puts American Jobs on the Line

September 08, 2021 — Blog

Even though half of all American small business owners cannot fill their open positions – Democrats are still ramming through their $3.5 trillion tax-and-spend agenda that will kill jobs and usher in a new era of government dependency. Coming out of this pandemic, more government checks and higher taxes are the last thing American families and our local ...

Fact Check: President Biden Is Falling Short of His Jobs Promises

September 03, 2021 — Coronavirus Bulletin

President Biden’s press conference about the August jobs report included a number of misleading statements. Here are a few. False Biden Claim: "The Biden plan is working, and we’re getting results. America is on the move again." Fact: President Biden has fallen short on his jobs promises. President Biden promised that his $1.9 trillion ...