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"No one in the country has ever built a brand new sports facility and created this kind of development at the same time."
Says there’s no language in the U.S. Constitution that prevents someone from running for Congress simultaneously in multiple states.
The U.S. Department of Defense spends $80 million a year on prostate cancer research, $25 million a year on ovarian cancer research and $150 million a year on breast cancer research.
"I have returned money every year since taking office."
"Georgia has lost 14 percent of its jobs paying more than $50,000 a year and added 15 percent to its Medicaid rolls during the recovery."
Finance experts estimate that paying in cash for the $2.5 billion in projects funded by the sales tax saved Gwinnett County more than $1 billion in interest payments.
I am the only U.S. Senate candidate who spoke out against bombing Syria, and who challenged Georgia’s governor and insurance commissioner over obstruction to the Affordable Care Act.
"Natalyn Archibong skipped (Atlanta) City Council meetings or was late 90% of the time. Then she voted herself a pay raise."
Most voters prefer zombies to the current U.S. Congress.
"We have about six school districts that are in school 140 to 150 days this year."
Georgia "spends in the top 10 nationally on education, yet, most of our education metrics hover in the bottom five."
According to a federal report, Obamacare will increase the long-term federal deficit by $6.2 trillion.
Says "74 percent of small-business people believe that Obamacare is a bad idea."
Says "by reducing chronic health care costs in the State of Georgia, we can reduce the $32.8 billion lost each year due to lack of productivity and economic costs."
When SACS came back to the DeKalb County School District to give a midterm review, we got straight A’s.
"Rather than prioritize and pass ethics reform measures to restore trust in state government, (Democrats) sat on their hands and did nothing" when they were the majority.
Says "(t)his 12 year council 'Seat-warmer' has never chaired, vice chaired, or led a single Council committee meeting."
Any state tax law has to start in the House and the renewal of the state hospital bed tax this year started in the Senate, which is unconstitutional.
On support for Common Core education standards
The crime rate in some Atlanta neighborhoods has dropped by 35 to 51 percent.
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