Says Ronald Reagan "understood repeatedly that when the deficit started to get out of control, that for him to make a deal he would have to propose both spending cuts and tax increases."
Because of the new health care law, "Americans no longer will see their coverage dropped or capped when illness strikes."
Because of the new health care law, "2.5 million young adults now have coverage."
"In the last 22 months, businesses have created more than 3 million jobs. Last year, they created the most jobs since 2005."
"Right now, American oil production is the highest that it’s been in eight years."
A bipartisan payroll tax cut championed by the White House has meant that "the average family has an extra $1,000 in their pocket" this year.
Says Ronald Reagan "repeatedly talked about how irresponsible it would be to allow the full faith and credit of the United States to be impaired in any kind of way."
"We have provided at least 16 tax cuts to small businesses."
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