All statements involving Jim Moran
The growth in health care costs "has been reined in through the Affordable Care Act."
Says Virginia, Florida and Georgia are the three states that are the principal source for gun trafficking.
Says budget savings by reducing pay and benefits for federal employees total $103 billion over 10 years -- more than $50,000 per worker.
"According to ATF data, 70 percent of firearms recovered and traced in drug cartel crimes in Mexico originated from the United States."
"And the revenue generated by drilling off Virginia’s coast? $40 million over 10 years."
"The U.S. gun homicide rate is 20 times the combined rate of other western nations."
House Republicans required the use of Styrofoam cups in House cafeterias that are "part of Koch Industries."
"American oil production is at its highest level since 2003."
"Over the past decade, the big five oil companies --- BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Shell -- made a total profit of nearly $1 trillion."
Ending federal funding for National Public Radio would jeopardize 9,000 jobs.
The Bush-era tax cuts failed to increase employment and "work-force participation fell in 2001 and has never returned to the record level set in 2000."
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