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U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston "spent our tax dollars on thousands of wasteful earmarks."
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston voted for the "Cash for Clunkers" program.
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston "requested more earmarks than any other GA Congressman and all GA GOP members combined."
Says he never wanted to raise the debt ceiling.
"A child born in America today will inherit $1.5 million in debt the moment they're placed in their mother's arms."
The cost of the food stamp program is at an all-time high.
"Sens. Isakson’s, Chambliss’ Votes Against Unemployment Insurance Were Votes to Kill Nearly 6,000 Georgia Jobs."
"(Jack Kingston) had more earmarks at one time than every member of the Georgia delegation put together."
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.
According to a federal report, Obamacare will increase the long-term federal deficit by $6.2 trillion.
"Since sequester began federal employment has been subtracting 6,000-7,000 jobs per month"
"While fat-cat bureaucrats at the Department of Education are getting paid an average salary of $102,000 a year, teachers in Georgia are getting paid half of that."
"Only in Washington would politicians spend $27 million to teach Moroccans how to make pottery."
"The Senate immigration bill is … filled with things like rewards for au pair agencies, Alaskan seafood processors and Vegas casinos."
"The U.S. Postal Service doesn’t run on your tax dollars. It’s funded solely by stamps and postage."
"In the past four years, (the U.S. Senate) has only passed nine out of 48 appropriation bills."
The federal government could save $500 million annually by circulating $1 coins instead of $1 bills.
"The port provides more than 297,000 jobs directly to the state of Georgia."
The Internal Revenue Service spent $60,000 on a "Star Trek" training video.
"In the last two years, I have supported and proposed $155 billion worth of targeting cuts. Dr. Gingrey has presented zero."
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