All statements involving Marcy Kaptur
"The Social Security trust fund is sound. Without anything being done, it would function well into 2038; and even after that time with no changes, we could pay 80 percent of the benefits that people have earned."
"States have cumulatively cut over $1.8 billion from their mental health services between 2009 and 2011. This is the largest reduction in state mental health services in half a century."
"Marcy Kaptur voted against a ban which would have prevented the aborting of a baby girl for the sole reason that she's a girl."
"The region I represent, both currently and in the future, has more automotive plants than the entire state of California."
Says Marcy Kaptur has attacked his military service and training in the Air Force, showing disrespect for veterans.
"The poorest in this country are women."
Says Lake Erie contains more native fish than all the other Great Lakes combined.
"When (Marcy) Kaptur fought for the Democrats' prescription drug benefit for seniors, (Dennis) Kucinich voted no."
Says Ohio Rep. Marcy Kaptur "actually lives" in "a fancy condo in the Washington, D.C. suburbs."
Says when she "helped get $15 billion more for veterans care, Kucinich voted No."
"When Marcy Kaptur brought home $42 million for new manufacturing jobs, Dennis Kucinich voted 'no'."
"Last year, Korea sold nearly half a million cars in our country. ... The United States, you know how much we sell to them? Six thousand. What kind of deal is that?"
Say Ohio Reps. Marcia Fudge, Marcy Kaptur and Dennis Kucinich are "socialists who are openly serving in the U.S. Congress."
"Creeping defense commitments in (the Middle East) and globally now consume over half the U.S. discretionary budget annually."
"A gallon (of gasoline) delivered to the front lines for our troops in Afghanistan cost more than $400."
General Electric "hasn't really created any jobs in this country, doesn't pay any taxes, and they're making historic profits."
"Six institutions in our country now control two thirds of the capital."
Electric utility FirstEnergy's annual revenues are greater "than the GDP of Haiti, Kyrgyzstan, Iceland, or 15 African nations."
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