All statements involving Bill Nelson
"Gov. Rick Scott signed into law a bill that gives Florida's public officials an easy way to avoid disclosing their personal finances."
"My state of Florida is now the third-largest state. We have surpassed New York in population."
"Many state and federal agencies have such ‘navigators’ involved in helping folks maneuver through the often complex processes associated with filing benefits claims, for example -- even buying health insurance."
If Gov. Rick Scott activates "the National Guard in anticipation of a federal disaster, the state’s costs, including the costs to recall any furloughed guardsmen, will be fully reimbursable by FEMA."
Says Gov. Rick Scott returned "$1 million in federal funding that would have helped the state cover the cost of overseeing insurance rates under the new health care law."
In a budget deal struck in 2011 "a trillion dollars of cuts went into effect immediately, and then a special committee was set up ... to get agreement on another $3 trillion of cuts."
Says Connie Mack "wrote a letter to the Department of Transportation in order to get $29 million in stimulus for his congressional district."
"Bill Nelson actually voted in favor of higher taxes 272 times."
Says Connie Mack was "the only member of the Florida delegation that voted against a bill to help NASA."
Says Connie Mack initially said he would have voted "yes" for the Paul Ryan budget plan, and then, "you said it was stupid and you would vote no. And then your folks corrected you, and you changed your position again, yes."
Says Connie Mack’s Penny Plan would cut "over $200 billion out of Medicare, over $1 trillion out of Social Security. ... $3 trillion out of defense."
Says Connie Mack voted to redefine "rape" as "forcible rape."
"I’ve got a 94 percent" career voting record in Congress while Bill Nelson has "a 92 percent voting record."
Says Connie Mack "is protecting Chevron oil from a multi-billion dollar lawsuit over pollution of rivers and rainforests."
Says Bill Nelson voted "98 percent of the time" with Barack Obama.
Says Connie Mack takes two homestead exemptions, "directly contrary to Florida’s Constitution."
In 2012, Connie Mack missed 178 votes, "one of the worst voting records" in Congress.
"Bill Nelson voted for higher taxes 150 times."
Says Bill Nelson voted to cut $700 billion out of Medicare to pay for Obamacare.
Says Bill Nelson sold agricultural land "for home development, pocketing at least $1.4 million."
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