Statements about Workers
Says Rick Scott’s record on jobs includes Florida "ranked 2nd in the nation in long-term unemployment."
"Agriculture has always required a significant workforce from abroad."
The United States does "not have a system through which growers and dairies can bring a workforce legally into the U.S."
"National studies are already showing the negative effects that the health care law is having on businesses and our economy. Businesses across the country are raising their prices … (or) cutting jobs as a result of the added cost."
"About 230,000 people that were on unemployment when I took office are not on unemployment now."
"Today, you can't rely on (the retirement fund for public employees), it's not funded."
"According to Wikipedia, there are only five countries in the entire planet that are more unequal than the United States in the distribution of our wealth."
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