Statements about Message Machine 2010

Says Peter DeFazio votes with Nancy Pelosi 86 percent of the time.

Says John Kitzhaber wants a sales tax so people without jobs pay taxes.

Bruce Starr was the only senator to vote for stronger ethics laws and greater accountability.

Says Bruce Starr broke the law by letting lobbyists wine and dine him in Maui.

Says Chris Dudley thinks Oregon’s minimum wage is too high.

On implementing a sales tax.

Says Kurt Schrader voted to cut $500 billion from Medicare, threatening "thousands of Oregon seniors and their access to their current coverage."

Says Ron Wyden spent $2 million "to study exotic ants."

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