A different kind of salary cap
Says LeBron James "stops paying his Social Security taxes at the beginning of the second quarter of the first game of the season."
Tax changes aren't always what he wanted
"Over the past two years, Florida has cut more than $1 billion in taxes."
The state did reach the magic number
"We got a million jobs."
A very few did have ties to Islamist groups
"Recent reports state that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection has apprehended several members of known Islamist terrorist organizations crossing the southern border in recent years."
An attack from fellow Dem on payday loans
"After taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from Goldman Sachs and other Wall Street banks, (Debbie Wasserman Schultz) has voted to prevent the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from regulating payday loans and addressing racial discrimination in car loans."
They provided a boost to Walter Mondale in 84
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Superdelegates "have never been a determining factor in who our nominee is since they've been in place since 1984."
More like a tax shift than a tax cut
"We were able to provide $428 million worth of property tax relief."
She waffled in 2007
When New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer wanted to "provide driver’s licenses to those who are undocumented. (Hillary Clinton) said don’t do it."
Property loss is only one way to measure
"Our community (Tampa Bay) is one of the 10 most threatened by the sea level rise in the world."
More children, more funding, more debate
"There is great disparity, tremendous disparity, in the (capital) funding on a per-student basis between our traditional public schools and our charter public schools."
Not every compact plays by the same rules
Seminole Tribe of Florida
The Seminole gambling compact offers "$3 billion in guaranteed revenue, the largest share for any state in history."
College freebie wasn't universal
"Making public colleges and universities tuition-free, that exists in countries all over the world, used to exist in the United States."
Population, property values and inflation combine
"We've cut taxes 50 times and look what has happened to our revenues. They've grown."
Support for bill looks like a crafty ruse
"I have never supported cap and trade."
The list isn't perfect, but data backs him up
"91% of suspected terrorists who attempted to buy guns in America walked away with the weapon they wanted."
Sorting out sorties
"Up until recently, 75 percent of all the sorties that left the base came back without dropping their ordnances, because there was such a concern about making sure that there were no civilian casualties."
Well, NATO is an alliance
For NATO exercises, "we don’t have enough of our own hardware and equipment even for training purposes. So the Brits are spotting us choppers."
Five states ban open carry, but rules vary
"Forty-five states allow open carry of firearms."
She could probably pay it faster these days
Republican Party of Florida
"How many concerts would Taylor Swift have to perform to pay off one day of interest on our national debt? She would have to perform every day for three years."
Overall land holdings fewer than before
"The federal government owns about half of the West, yet it continues to acquire more land."
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