All statements involving Kelly Ayotte
The deficit this year could pay "all of the 2013 salaries of every professional baseball player for the next 248 years."
Under President George W. Bush, "we added $4.9 trillion to the debt. Under President Obama … we’ve added $6.5 trillion to the debt."
Mental health provisions related to mass shootings "got over 90 votes in the Senate."
"In New Hampshire, 93 percent of Democrats, 79 percent of Republicans, 82 percent of gun owners and 60 percent of NRA households support background checks."
Says Kelly Ayotte voted to "fix background checks."
Says of 80,000 people who were denied a firearm in 2012 due to a failed background check, only 44 were prosecuted.
"When total Sandy spending is added up, it's more than the annual budget for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. And it's more than twice the annual budget of the U.S. Energy Department."
President Barack Obama’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget proposal "couldn't get support from either party in the House or the Senate."
"Under President Bush in eight years, we added $4.9 trillion to the debt. Under President Obama, we've added $5.3 trillion to the debt in the 3.5 years he's been in office."
"The president's first major foreign policy speech in Cairo was to apologize for our country."
Says the Affordable Care Act was a federal takeover of the student loan industry and ‘profits’ on the loans go to help pay for the health care law.
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