Statements about Elections
Florida election officials’ requests to some residents to submit proof of citizenship is a "backdoor poll tax."
"In the 2000 Florida election, at least 1,100 eligible voters were wrongly dropped from voting rolls in an attempt to purge a list of felons. Many of those who were dropped showed up to vote and were told they could not."
"More than 250 (voter registration) groups, ranging across the entire political spectrum, have filed with the state and are registering voters right now."
"Seniors will see $500 billion in Medicare cuts to fund Obamacare."
"It's the first time in the nation this many members have been drawn (by a Legislature) into the same districts where it wasn't a court order."
"Before this law, any group could go out anywhere, register voters, sit on the voter registration forms for unlimited amount of time."
"Richard Hayne, president and CEO of Urban Outfitters … (is) a supporter of Rick Santorum and donated over $13,000 to him."
There are "a larger number of shark attacks in Florida than there are cases of voter fraud."
Says Mitt Romney "was one of the first national Republican leaders to endorse" Marco Rubio.
Says Newt Gingrich said "Spanish is the language of the ghetto."
Says Rick Santorum "voted to let convicted felons vote."
Proof of citizenship isn't necessary before you register to vote in Florida.
On whether he would run for U.S. Senate in 2012.
"At nearly 19 million people, the population of Florida is larger than all the earlier primary and caucus states combined."
In the New York 9th District, "there is a large number of people who went to the polls tonight who didn't support the president to begin with and don't support Democrats -- and it's nothing more than that."
The Republican National Convention "is a Super Bowl times four."
Says that U.S. Rep. Allen West is "a constituent of mine."
"Let’s say (Republicans) take away half of our delegates. They’re worth more than Iowa’s, New Hampshire’s and almost South Carolina’s combined."
"Early voting remains at 96 hours."
Says people in Africa "literally walk two and three hundred miles" in order to vote.
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