Click on the ruling to see all of Brown-Waite's statements for that ruling.
More complicated than you might think
A president must "obtain Congress' consent before formally accepting the Nobel Prize."
Not a reseller, but it does profit
AARP is "the largest reseller of insurance in the country" and "has a vested interest in seeing that the market for reselling supplemental insurance expands."
The whole bill costs that much, not just the public option
"Any government-run 'public' plan ... creates an entitlement that will cost another $1 trillion over the next 10 years."
Creative interpretation of the health bill
"Any government-run 'public' plan ... forces more employers to drop employee coverage due to rising costs and pay an additional 8% payroll tax for each worker."
Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite sends out a taxpayer-funded mailing on health reform. We put it to the Truth-O-Meter.
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