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Says the 2010-11 New Hampshire budget ended with an $18 million surplus, while the Republican-led 2012-13 budget has a $40 million deficit.
Says of 80,000 people who were denied a firearm in 2012 due to a failed background check, only 44 were prosecuted.
Says Jennifer Horn, chairwoman of the N.H. Republican Party, owes $92,000 in back taxes.
"The only time in our history when the debt has been higher than this was the end of World War II."
"When total Sandy spending is added up, it's more than the annual budget for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. And it's more than twice the annual budget of the U.S. Energy Department."
"We got back every dime used to rescue the banks."
$50,000. That's what every child owes today because Washington politicians have run up a huge spending tab and left our kids the bill."
"Under President Bush in eight years, we added $4.9 trillion to the debt. Under President Obama, we've added $5.3 trillion to the debt in the 3.5 years he's been in office."
Says under the Romney-Ryan budget ... "the American Opportunity Tax Credit for college tuition would be eliminated."
"His new running mate, Congressman Ryan, put forward a plan that would let Governor Romney pay less than 1 percent in taxes each year."
Says in the last six months of the Bush administration, the U.S. lost 3.5 million jobs, including 760,000 jobs during January 2009 alone.
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