Romney “turned a deficit into a surplus without raising taxes.”

Claim:  Romney “turned a deficit into a surplus without raising taxes.”

Ad(s): Now You See the Problem, Right Experience

Sponsor(s): Restore Our Future

Air Dates: Dec. 8, 2011 – Mar. 13. 2012

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim: $911,213 ($977,326 Total)

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FactCheck.org’s Summary:  “It is misleading to claim – as the ad does – that Romney closed the deficit without raising taxes. He increased government fees by hundreds of millions of dollars.” Click here to read more

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