All statements involving Club for Growth

When the New Hampshire Legislature raised the gasoline tax, gas prices in the state were "skyrocketing."

Says the Club for Growth tries to defeat Republicans, and that its president called Nancy Pelosi "the person I respect the most in Washington."

"In Minnesota, well over 6,200 election-day registrations from 2008 proved fraudulent."

Says U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde has ‘no problem with raising taxes.’  

Every "major newspaper in Texas calls" David Dewhurst "a moderate."  

"Mayor Barrett saved Milwaukee $25 million, thanks to Gov. Walker’s reforms."

"[Former Georgia congressman] Bob Barr voted ... to raise his own pay."

Says potential GOP U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson supported "Obamacare"

Democrats in the Legislature in 2009 voted for various "pork projects" including "a $5 million scoreboard for the Milwaukee Bucks."

Says state Rep. Sandy Pasch "did nothing to stop" people from scamming the Wisconsin Shares child-care subsidy program and voted against funding for fraud investigators.

Says state Senate recall challenger Sandy Pasch voted "to cut school aid by nearly $300 million."

When it comes to taking cuts in tough budget times, Wisconsin "state workers haven’t had to sacrifice."

The health care reform plan would set limits similar to the "socialized" system in Britain, where people are allowed to die if their treatment would cost more than $22,000.

"As governor, Mike Huckabee supported higher income taxes, sales taxes, gas taxes, grocery taxes, tobacco taxes, beer taxes, Internet taxes, nursing home bed taxes."

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