Corzine didn't divert money
"The people who were running the budget, in the Corzine years, decided to steal from the unemployment trust fund. … As did other Governors before. We simply don’t do that, haven’t done it, and won’t permit it."
Similar story, similar concerns
"Governor Christie, his idea of jumpstarting the economy is to propose a trickle-down income tax cut last year and in his budget address this year, he stated his support for it again."
Katrina's the most destructive storm
Environment New Jersey
"Hurricane Sandy, the most destructive Atlantic storm ever."
Number based on Jersey damages only
"The price tag amounted to nearly $4,200 for every man, woman and child in the state."
Try less than half
"More than 50 percent of those people getting minimum wage in this state are high school students."
Rating fell below 50% by January '92
Says in January 1992, George H. W. Bush "probably had a 90 percent or even higher approval rating after the first Gulf War."
Storm destroyed dilapidated section
Says because of Hurricane Sandy in Atlantic City "much of that boardwalk no longer exists -- just the pillars where the boardwalk used to be."
A much closer race
Says Chris Christie was "behind" in the polls against Jon Corzine during the 2009 governor's race.
When is a vote a vote?
"Bob Menendez actually voted in favor of higher taxes more than 70 times!"
Depends when you start counting
Says there are "fewer jobs in America today than when Barack Obama became president."
Outdated and misleading
Says Congressman Jon Runyan has a "plan to raise Medicare costs $6,400 a year."
A projection from top advisers
"The president promised that if he spent money on a stimulus program that unemployment would go to 5.7 percent or 6 percent. Those were his words."
Not for guns? Nope.
"One of the key things about Leonard Lance is that in 2008, when you look at [the] Project Vote Smart website, he was not for guns. Now he has gone too far to the right, saying that you can carry concealed weapons in national parks."
GOP bill extends all Bush tax cuts
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Says Congressman Jon Runyan does not want to cut taxes for the middle class, but only for millionaires.
Ignores critical details
"The president’s health care law raids Medicare by more than $500 billion and creates a Medicare rationing board — a group of 15 unelected bureaucrats — to slow the growth of Medicare spending."
An uncertain estimate
Says as a result of the national health care reform, "the Congressional Budget Office says we save $250 million over the first 10 years. Over the next 10 years, we save $1.2 trillion in savings in terms of health care."
A reduction in future growth, not a cut
Says there are "$500 billion in Medicare cuts required to pay for this flawed [health care law]."
Democrats never pushed bill
"(Assembly Democrats) wanted to raise the gas tax by $2.4 billion. We said no to that....They’re down on the ground. They’re sweating. They’re twitching. It’s ugly, ‘cause I keep saying no."
Wall Street cash gets around
Says Robert Menendez is "the king of raising money from Wall Street, over a million dollars, one of the leaders in the United States Senate. I haven’t raised any Wall Street money at all."
Try 20, not 8
Says in March New Jersey was "one of only eight states in the nation to lose jobs" and "the state with the highest loss of jobs in the nation."
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